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rodent ulcer

noun, Pathology
1.
an ulcerating basal cell skin cancer, common on the face.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55
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British Dictionary definitions for rodent-ulcer

rodent ulcer

noun
1.
a slow-growing malignant tumour on the face, usually occurring at the edge of the eyelids, lips, or nostrils
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rodent-ulcer in Medicine

rodent ulcer ro·dent ulcer (rōd'nt)
n.
A slowly enlarging ulcerated basal cell carcinoma, usually on the face.

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