granuloma inguinale(redirected from ulcerating granuloma of pudenda)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical.
Related to ulcerating granuloma of pudenda: granuloma venereum, Calymmatobacterium granulomatis, lymphogranuloma venereum, Donovan bodies
granuloma inguinale:see sexually transmitted diseasesexually transmitted disease
(STD) or venereal disease,
term for infections acquired mainly through sexual contact. Five diseases were traditionally known as venereal diseases: gonorrhea, syphilis, and the less common granuloma inguinale, lymphogranuloma venereum, and
..... Click the link for more information. .
granuloma inguinale[‚gran·yə′lō·mə ‚iŋ·gwə′nä·lē]
An infectious, chronic, destructive granulomatous lesion of humans most frequently localized in the genital and inguinal regions; caused by Donovan bodies (Donovania granulomatis).