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n. pl. os·te·o·mas or os·te·o·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A benign tumor composed of bony tissue, often developing on the skull.


n, pl -mata (-mətə) or -mas
(Pathology) a benign tumour composed of bone or bonelike tissue


(ˌɒs tiˈoʊ mə)

n., pl. -mas, -ma•ta (-mə tə)
a benign tumor composed of osseous tissue.
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Noun1.osteoma - a slow growing benign tumor of consisting of bone tissue; usually on the skull or mandible


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Histopathological examination of the lesion revealed densely arranged bony trabeculae with scattered osteocytes in the lacunae, interspersed within the dense bone along with the presence of marrow elements, which confirmed the diagnosis of compact osteoma.
Histopathology revealed lamellated compact bone enclosing haversian canals, with osteocytes within the lacunae at places while empty lacunae at other places; suggestive of compact Osteoma.
Findings on histopathologic examination were consistent with a compact osteoma.

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