Definition of granulomatous in US English:

granulomatous

adjective

Medicine
  • See granuloma

    • ‘Genetic factors are likely to influence the clinical course and pattern of sarcoidosis, a granulomatous disease of unknown origin.’
    • ‘Donovonosis can result in ulcerative, granulomatous, or hypertrophic lesions.’
    • ‘One patient had rheumatoid arthritis with granulomatous meningitis, which was thought to be noninfectious.’
    • ‘In the past, syphilis and other granulomatous diseases have been associated with vulvar cancer.’
    • ‘The differential diagnosis includes lymphoma, granulomatous infections, benign vascular tumors, and metastatic cancer.’

Pronunciation

granulomatous

/-ˈlämətəs/