lymphadenosis benigna cutis
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hypertrophy or proliferation of lymphoid tissue.
lymphadenosis benig´na cu´tis a benign inflammatory hyperplasia of lymphocytes in the skin, principally on the face or ears, in the form of solitary or disseminated yellowish brown to bluish red nodules that usually disappear spontaneously.
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lymphadenosis benigna cutis(lim″fad″ĕ-nō′sĭs bē-nī′nă cū′tĭs) [L., benign lymphadenosis of the skin]
A benign collection of lymphocytes in the skin.
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