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n. pl. gran·u·lo·mas or gran·u·lo·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
Any of various nodular masses of granulocytic monocytes and other immune cells, including macrophages and eosinophils, that aggregate in response to a chronic infection, such as tuberculosis, or other inflammatory process.

gran′u·lo′ma·tous (-mə-təs) adj.
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Adj.1.granulomatous - relating to or characterized by granulomas


a. granulomatoso-a, que tiene las características de un granuloma;
___ colitiscolitis ___;
___ encephalomyelitisencefalomielitis ___;
___ enteritisenteritis ___;
___ inflammationinflamación ___.
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undulatus) in humans has been described in 1 patient with diabetic nephropathy (3) and 6 patients with chronic granulomatous disease (4-10).
The differential diagnosis of granulomatous mastitis includes breast cancer, infectious process (bacterial, fungal, or parasitic abscess), autoimmune disease (Wegener's vasculitis, giant cell arteritis), duct ectasia, other rare causes linked with systemic disease (diabetes mellitus, sarcoidosis), and idiopathic granulomatous mastitis.
Granulomatous lymphadenitis was observed in 74 cases reactive lymphadenitis was seen in 22 cases, acute suppurative lymphadenitis was seen in 3 cases.
Granulomatous filarial encephalomyelitis caused by Chandlerella quiscali in a northern crested caracara (Cavacara cheriway).
In the developing countries where tuberculous infection is common and other granulomatous diseases are rare, the presence of granulomatous features on cytological pathology is highly suggestive of tuberculosis.
Eighty six biopsies of cutaneous granulomatous inflammation from various anatomical locations were analyzed.
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Objective: To study idiopathic granulomatous mastitis with respect to its various clinical features, etiologic factors, treatment modalities and complications.
Some of the rabbits developed a state of granulomatous hypersensitivity; i.
Objectives: To determine the frequency of granulomatous inflammation on histopathological findings amongst cancer patients and correlating them with tuberculosis.
A 7-year old, intact male dromedary camel in captivity in private zoo in the city of Caracas-Venezuela, had progressive right hock joint swelling and lameness for 9 months and a proliferative chronic wound granulomatous appearance unresponsive to conventional treatment FIGS.

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