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Ghon's tubercle
medical dictionary

Calcification seen in pulmonary parenchyma (usually mid-lung area) and hilar nodes resulting from earlier, usually childhood, infection with tuberculosis.

Synonyms: Ghon's complex, Ghon's focus, Ghon's primary lesion.

(05 Mar 2000)

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