pyogranuloma

pyogranuloma

an inflammatory process in which there is infiltration of polymorphonuclear cells into a more chronic area of inflammation characterized by mononuclear cells, macrophages, lymphocytes and possibly plasma cells.

pyogranuloma idiopathic
see idiopathic sterile granuloma.
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The first case of feline infectious peritonitis--like pyogranuloma in a ferret infected by coronavirus in Japan.
Conditions new to this edition include: Facial dermatitis of persian and himalayan cats, Spiculosis, Calcinosis circumscripta, Canine eosinophilic granuloma, Sterile granuloma and pyogranuloma syndrome, Cutaneous asthenia (Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome), Epidermis bullosa acquisita, Feline idiopathic ulcerative dermatitis, Mucocutaneous pyoderma, Proliferative arteritis of the nasal philtrum, Vasculopathy of grayhounds, Vesicular cutaneous lupus of the shetland sheepdog and collie, Metatarsal fistulation of the german shepherd dog, Acrodermatitis of bull terriers canine ear margin seborrhea, Exfoliative cutuneous lupus of the german shorthaired pointer, Topical corticosteroid reaction, Alopecia X, Acquired pattern alopecia, Cyclical flank alopecia, Feline paraneoplastic alopecia.
The disease affects many organs, usually inducing fatal immunopathologic disease characterized by disseminated pyogranulomas and severe inflammatory damage to serosal membranes.