[pap-uh-ler-ee, puh-pil-uh-ree] /ˈpæp əˌlɛr i, pəˈpɪl ə ri/
of, relating to, or of the nature of a or .
having or covered with .
1660s, from Latin papilla (see papilla) + -ary.
- Papillary adenoma of large intestine
papillary adenoma of large intestine n. See villous adenoma.
- Papillary adenocarcinoma
papillary adenocarcinoma n. An adenocarcinoma containing fingerlike processes of vascular connective tissue covered by neoplastic epithelium, projecting into cysts or the cavity of glands or follicles.
- Papillary carcinoma
papillary carcinoma n. A malignant neoplasm characterized by the formation of many irregular, fingerlike projections of fibrous stroma covered with a layer of neoplastic epithelial cells.
- Papillary cystadenoma
papillary cystadenoma n. An adenoma of the epididymis or collecting ducts and rete of the testis.