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Pronunciation: re-tik'yu-lo-his'te-o-si-to'ma

Definition: A solitary skin nodule composed of glycolipid-containing multinucleated large histiocytes; multiple lesions sometimes occur in association with arthritis.

[reticulo- + histiocytoma]

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