ulcerogenic

[ uhl-suh-roh-jen-ik ]
/ ˌʌl sə roʊˈdʒɛn ɪk /

adjective Pathology.

producing or inducing the formation of an ulcer.

Nearby words

  1. ulcerated,
  2. ulceration,
  3. ulcerative,
  4. ulcerative colitis,
  5. ulcerative stomatitis,
  6. ulceromembranous gingivitis,
  7. ulcerous,
  8. ulcerously,
  9. ule,
  10. ule-

Origin of ulcerogenic

First recorded in 1945–50; ulcer + -o- + -genic

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Medicine definitions for ulcerogenic

ulcerogenic

[ ŭl′sə-rō-jĕnĭk ]

adj.

Tending to cause an ulcer.

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