paraffinoma

[ păr′ə-fə-nōmə ]

n.

A tumefaction, usually a granuloma, caused by the prosthetic or therapeutic injection of paraffin.

Nearby words

  1. pinza,
  2. pinza, ezio,
  3. pinzón,
  4. pio,
  5. piolet,
  6. pioneer,
  7. pioneer day,
  8. pioneering,
  9. pioneers, the,
  10. piopio


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