Definitions for "Nodule"
A rounded mass or irregular shape; a little knot or lump.
A deep lump in the skin.
A small lump, swelling or collection of tissue located in the dermis or subcutaneous tissue.
A roughly spherical or knob-like swelling.
Swelling or enlargement of roots of plants, predominantly legumes, due to the presence of nitrogen-fixing microorganisms.
A tumour-like structure produced by the roots of symbiotic nitrogen-fixing plants. Contains the nitrogen-fixing microbial component of the symbiosis.
a firm area that may feel like a knuckle and, oftentimes, prompts the urologist to suggest a prostate biopsy
Keywords:  puss, seated, deep, large
a large, deep-seated, puss-
Keywords:  benign, malignant, growth, may
a growth that may be either benign or malignant.
A semi-spherical fragment of rock embedded in a matrix with a different composition.
Keywords:  serious
a very serious
Keywords:  rest, texture, gland, raised, appears
an area of the gland that appears to be different than the rest by being raised or a different texture
Keywords:  central, see
See central nodule.