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pap·il·lo·ma

 (păp′ə-lō′mə)
n. pl. pap·il·lo·mas or pap·il·lo·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A small benign epithelial tumor, such as a wart, consisting of an overgrowth of cells on a core of smooth connective tissue.

pap′il·lo′ma·tous adj.

papilloma

(ˌpæpɪˈləʊmə)
n, pl -mata (-mətə) or -mas
(Pathology) pathol a benign tumour derived from epithelial tissue and forming a rounded or lobulated mass
[C19: from papilla + -oma]
ˌpapilˈlomatous adj
ˌpapilˌlomaˈtosis n

pap•il•lo•ma

(ˌpæp əˈloʊ mə)

n., pl. -ma•ta (-mə tə)
-mas.
a benign tumor of the skin or mucous membrane consisting of hypertrophied epithelial tissue, as a wart or corn.
[1865–70]
pap`il•lo`ma•to′sis, n.
pap`il•lo′ma•tous (-ˈloʊ mə təs, -ˈlɒm ə-) adj.
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Noun1.papilloma - a benign epithelial tumor forming a rounded mass
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pap·il·lo·ma

n. papiloma, tumor epitelial benigno.
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On microscopic examination of teat papillomas, typical fibropapilloma usually observed in cases of cutaneous papillomas was not observed and only epidermal hyperplasia could be seen without any fibromatous proliferation.
Cutaneous papillomas usually appear as multiple, sessile or pedunculated, circumscribed grey-white to dark brown black outgrowth, which may be smooth surfaced, spherical or horny (Singh et al.
Although, cutaneous papillomas are usually benign but those of alimentary tract may become malignant.