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Medical Term:

tuberculoma

Pronunciation: tu-ber'kyu-lo'ma

Definition: A rounded tumorlike but nonneoplastic mass, usually in the lungs or brain, due to localized tuberculous infection.

[tuberculo- + G. -oma, tumor]

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