Skip to Content
Medical Term:

cryptococcoma

Pronunciation: krip'to-kok-o'ma

Definition: An infectious granuloma, typically in the brain, but also found in the lung and elsewhere, caused by Cryptococcus neoformans.

[Cryptococcus (genus name) + -oma]

© Copyright 2016 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.
Hide