pyogenic granuloma

n.

A small rounded mass of inflamed, highly vascular granulation tissue on the skin, frequently having an ulcerated surface.

Nearby words

  1. pyocyst,
  2. pyoderma,
  3. pyoderma gangrenosum,
  4. pyogenesis,
  5. pyogenic,
  6. pyohemia,
  7. pyohemothorax,
  8. pyoid,
  9. pyolabyrinthitis,
  10. pyometra


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