postmortem wart

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post·mor·tem wart

a tuberculous warty growth (tuberculosis cutis verrucosa) on the hand of one who performs postmortem examinations.

post·mor·tem wart

(pōst-mōr'tĕm wōrt)
A tuberculous warty growth (tuberculosis cutis verrucosa) on the hand of someone who performs postmortem examinations.
Synonym(s): anatomic wart, dissection tubercle, necrogenic wart, verruca necrogenica.