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Struma

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Definition

noun

(1) (pathology) The swelling in the cervical region due to the abnormal enlargement of the thyroid gland

(2) (pathology) The enlargement in the neck due to the swellings of the lymphatic glands from tuberculosis

(3) (pathology) A mycobacterial disease on skin

(4) (botany) A swelling, especially at the base of the capsule in many mosses.


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