Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

Fall Head Over Heels...

chronic granulomatous disease

chronic granulomatous disease in Medicine

chronic granulomatous disease n.
A congenital defect in the ability of polymorphonuclear leukocytes to kill phagocytized bacteria, resulting in increased susceptibility to severe infections. Also called congenital dysphagocytosis.

The American HeritageĀ® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright Ā© 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for chronic

14
16
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for chronic granulomatous disease