osteoma


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os·te·o·ma

 (ŏs′tē-ō′mə)
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.

osteoma

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

os•te•o•ma

(ˌɒs tiˈoʊ mə)

n., pl. -mas, -ma•ta (-mə tə)
a benign tumor composed of osseous tissue.
[1840–50]
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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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Histopathologic examination of the removed pieces of the mass identified it as an osteoma.
Primary differential diagnoses were neoplasia (eg, osteoma, osteosarcoma, giant cell tumor, fibroma, fibrosarcoma, hemangioma, hemangiosarcoma, chondroma, chondrosarcoma), (1,2) inflammation (eg, osteomyelitis, granuloma, xanthoma), or a bone cyst.