Adenomatoid tumor



adenomatoid tumor

adenomatoid tumor n.
A small benign tumor of the male epididymis or the female genital tract, consisting of fibrous tissue or smooth muscle enclosing spaces lined by flattened cells. Also called adenofibromyoma, Recklinghausen’s tumor.

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    adenomatoid adenomatoid ad·e·no·ma·toid (ād’n-ō’mə-toid’) adj. Resembling an adenoma.

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    adenomatosis adenomatosis ad·e·no·ma·to·sis (ād’n-ō’mə-tō’sĭs) n. Development of multiple glandular overgrowths.



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    a benign tumor originating in a secretory gland. a benign tumor of glandlike structure. Historical Examples The disease is frequently associated with adenomatous disease of the cervix, formerly called erosion. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 12, Slice 7 Various noun (pl) -mas, -mata (-mətə) a tumour, usually benign, occurring in glandular tissue a tumour having […]



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