nodular amyloidosis n.
Amyloidosis in which amyloid occurs as small masses or nodules beneath the skin or mucous membranes. Also called amyloid tumor, focal amyloidosis.
noun 1. any of various cast irons strengthened by having the graphite content in the form of nodules rather than flakes, and containing cerium or magnesium as well as other additives.
- Nodular fasciitis
nodular fasciitis n. A tumorlike proliferation of fibroblasts with mild inflammatory exudation occurring in a fascia. Also called proliferative fasciitis.
- Nodular leprosy
nodular leprosy n. See tuberculoid leprosy.
- Nodular lymphoma
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.