nodular lymphoma n.
Malignant lymphoma characterized by nodules resembling normal lymph nodes but consisting of undifferentiated cells that are similar to lymphocytes or contain variable numbers of larger histiocytelike cells. Also called Brill-Symmers disease, follicular lymphoma.
- Nodular nonsuppurative panniculitis
nodular nonsuppurative panniculitis nodular non·sup·pu·ra·tive panniculitis (nŏn-sŭp’yə-rā’tĭv) n. Panniculitis having no known cause and characterized by recurring attacks of fever and the formation of tender subcutaneous nodules on the trunk and legs. Also called Christian’s disease, Weber-Christian disease.
nodulation nod·u·la·tion (nŏj’ə-lā’shən) n. The formation or presence of nodules.
[noj-ool] /ˈnɒdʒ ul/ noun 1. a small node, knot, or knob. 2. a small, rounded mass or lump. 3. Botany. a tubercle. /ˈnɒdjuːl/ noun 1. a small knot, lump, or node 2. Also called root nodule. any of the knoblike outgrowths on the roots of clover and many other legumes: contain bacteria involved in nitrogen […]
- Nodule of semilunar valve
nodule of semilunar valve n. A nodule located at the center of the free border of each semilunar valve at the beginning of the pulmonary artery and aorta. Also called Arantius’ nodule, Bianchi’s nodule, Morgagni’s nodule.