Nodule vs Tumescence - What's the difference?

nodule | tumescence | Related terms |

Nodule is a related term of tumescence.


As nouns the difference between nodule and tumescence

is that nodule is a rounded mass or irregular shape; a little knot or lump while tumescence is a swelling due to the presence of fluid.

nodule

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A rounded mass or irregular shape; a little knot or lump.
  • Derived terms

    tumescence

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A swelling due to the presence of fluid.
  • A swollen bodily organ; used especially of erectile tissue.
  • Derived terms

    * (l)

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