AskDefine | Define ulceration

Dictionary Definition



1 a circumscribed inflammatory and often suppurating lesion on the skin or an internal mucous surface resulting in necrosis of tissue [syn: ulcer]
2 the process of ulcer formation; the process of becoming ulcerated

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  1. The development of an ulcer
  2. An ulcerous condition


Extensive Definition

Ulceration may refer to:
  • Ulcer, healing wound that develops on the skin
  • Fear Factory, formerly known as Ulceration
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