blastomatoid lesion

blastomatoid lesion (blastō´mə-toid),

n an overzealous reactive process that because of tumescence has some features of neoplasia. Specific tissue elements, such as fibroblasts, endothelial cells, osteoblasts, osteoclastic giant cells, or nerves, predominate in a specific lesion to form granuloma pyogenicum, giant cell reparative granuloma, traumatic fibroma, tori, or traumatic neuroma.
Blastomyces dermatitidis
n a species of fungus causing North American blastomycosis.