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Synonyms for scrofulaˈskrɒf yə lə

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scrofula, struma, king's evil(noun)

    a form of tuberculosis characterized by swellings of the lymphatic glands

    struma, king's evil, goitre, thyromegaly, goiter, scrofula


  1. scrofula(noun)

    kings evil, struma

  2. scrofula(noun)

    A form of tuberculosis, most common in children, tending to cause enlarged and degenerated lymph glands, especially in the neck, and often chronic, intractable skin inflammation as well.

    struma, kings evil

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. scrofula(n.)

    struma, king's evil

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. scrofula

    Cervical tuberculous lymphadenitis

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