tuberculous

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Related to tuberculous mastitis: granulomatous mastitis

tu·ber·cu·lous

 (to͝o-bûr′kyə-ləs, tyo͝o-)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or having tuberculosis.
2. Of, affected with, or caused by tubercles.

tu·ber′cu·lous·ly adv.

tuberculous

(tjʊˈbɜːkjʊləs)
adj
(Medicine) of or relating to tuberculosis or tubercles; tubercular
tuˈberculously adv

tu•ber•cu•lar

(tʊˈbɜr kyə lər, tyʊ-)

adj. Also, tuberculous.
1. pertaining to or infected with tuberculosis.
2. of, pertaining to, or of the nature of a tubercle or tubercles.
n.
3. a person affected with tuberculosis.
[1790–1800]
tu•ber′cu•lar•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.tuberculous - constituting or afflicted with or caused by tuberculosis or the tubercle bacillustuberculous - constituting or afflicted with or caused by tuberculosis or the tubercle bacillus; "a tubercular child"; "tuberculous patients"; "tubercular meningitis"
ill, sick - affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function; "ill from the monotony of his suffering"

tuberculous

adjective
Relating to or afflicted with tuberculosis:
consumptive (no longer in scientific use), phthisic (no longer in scientific use), phthisical (no longer in scientific use), tubercular, tuberculate.
Translations

tuberculous

[tjʊˈbɜːkjʊləs] ADJtuberculoso

tuberculous

adjtuberkulös

tu·ber·cu·lous

a. tuberculoso-a, rel. a o que padece de tuberculosis o que puede causarla.

tuberculous

adj tuberculoso
References in periodicals archive ?
2] These include all non-malignant conditions like fibroadenoma, fibrocystic disease, mastalgia, mammary duct ectasia, sclerosing adenosis, lactational adenoma, benign phyllodes tumour, intraductal papilloma, fibrous disease, blunt duct adenosis, calcification, breast abscess, lactational mastitis, puerperal mastitis, granulomatous lobular mastitis, fat necrosis, tuberculous mastitis, galactocele, gynaecomastia and lipoma.
23-25] Tuberculous mastitis is relatively rare with reported incidence varying from 3% to 4.
Fine needle aspiration cytology in the diagnosis of tuberculous mastitis.
This is because shedding of M bovis in the milk is most likely to occur if the cow has tuberculous mastitis, which is a rare condition.
Mammographic and sonographic features of tuberculous mastitis.