adenomatous polyp n.
A polyp that consists of benign neoplastic tissue derived from glandular epithelium.
adenomyoma adenomyoma ad·e·no·my·o·ma (ād’n-ō-mī-ō’mə) n. A benign tumor of smooth muscle containing glandular elements, occurring most frequently in the uterus and in the uterine ligaments. Historical Examples The entire subject of adenomyoma is dealt with from the standpoint of the pathologist, the clinician, and the surgeon. Essentials of Diseases of the Skin Henry Weightman Stelwagon
adenomere adenomere ad·e·no·mere (ād’n-ō-mēr’) n. A structural unit in the parenchyma of a developing gland.
adenomyosarcoma adenomyosarcoma ad·e·no·my·o·sar·co·ma (ād’n-ō-mī’ō-sär-kō’mə) n. See Wilms tumor.
adenomyosis adenomyosis ad·e·no·my·o·sis (ād’n-ō-mī-ō’sĭs) n. A benign condition characterized by the invasive growth of adenomatous tissue in smooth muscle, usually in the uterus.
enlargement or disease of the glands, especially the lymphatic glands: a patient with prominent adenopathy. See also . Historical Examples This adenopathy is marked, discrete and painful, the glands often exquisitely tender on pressure. Handbook of Medical Entomology William Albert Riley noun (pathol) enlargement of the lymph nodes enlargement of a gland adenopathy ad·e·nop·a·thy (ād’n-ŏp’ə-thē) […]