granulomatosis

[ gran-yuh-loh-muh-toh-sis ]
/ ˌgræn yə loʊ məˈtoʊ sɪs /

noun Pathology.

any disease characterized by the formation of numerous granulomas.

Nearby words

  1. granulocytosis,
  2. granuloma,
  3. granuloma inguinale,
  4. granuloma multiforme,
  5. granuloma tropicum,
  6. granulomatosis disciformis chronica et progressiva,
  7. granulomatosis siderotica,
  8. granulomatous colitis,
  9. granulomatous encephalomyelitis,
  10. granulomatous enteritis

Origin of granulomatosis

1910–15; < New Latin granulomat- (stem of granuloma) granuloma + -osis

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Medicine definitions for granulomatosis

granulomatosis

[ grăn′yə-lō′mə-tōsĭs ]

n.

Any of various conditions marked by multiple granulomas.

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