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granulation tissue

Syllabification: gran·u·la·tion tis·sue

Definition of granulation tissue in English:


New vascular tissue in granular form on an ulcer or the healing surface of a wound.
Example sentences
  • A biopsy specimen of the inflamed area showed nonspecific ulcer and granulation tissue.
  • The base of the wound is filled with healthy red granulation tissue.
  • The original hematoma is replaced by granulation tissue with gradually increasing collagen content.

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