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Medical Term:


Pronunciation: lim'fo-gran'yu-lo'ma

Definition: Old nonspecific term used with reference to a few basically dissimilar diseases in which the pathologic processes result in granulomas or granulomalike lesions, especially in various groups of lymph nodes (which then become conspicuously enlarged).

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