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ad·e·no·ma

 (ăd′n-ō′mə)
n. pl. ad·e·no·mas or ad·e·no·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A benign epithelial tumor having a glandular origin and structure.

ad′e·nom′a·toid′ (ăd′n-ŏm′ə-toid′) adj.
ad′e·nom′a·tous (-ŏm′ə-təs) adj.
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adenoma

(ˌædɪˈnəʊmə)
n, pl -mas or -mata (-mətə)
1. (Pathology) a tumour, usually benign, occurring in glandular tissue
2. (Pathology) a tumour having a glandlike structure
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ad•e•no•ma

(ˌæd nˈoʊ mə)

n., pl. -mas, -ma•ta (-mə tə)
1. a benign tumor originating in a secretory gland.
2. a benign tumor of glandlike structure.
[1865–70; < Greek adēn- (see adeno-) + -oma]
ad`e•nom′a•tous (-ˈɒm ə təs, -ˈoʊ mə-) adj.
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adenoma

A tumor of a gland.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.adenoma - a benign epithelial tumor of glandular originadenoma - a benign epithelial tumor of glandular origin
fibroadenoma - benign and movable and firm and not tender tumor of the breast; common in young women and caused by high levels of estrogen
lymphadenoma - an abnormally enlarged lymph node
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Translations

adenoma

n pl <-s or adenomata> (Med) → Adenom nt
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adenoma

n adenoma m; villous — adenoma velloso
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A possible differential diagnosis for the lesion described in this case report is a dentigerous cyst and an adenomatoid odontogenic tumor.
(i) Congenital Pulmonary Airway Malformation (CPAM), Formally Congenital Cystic Adenomatoid Malformation (CCAM).
Immunohistochemical expression of calretinin in ameloblastoma, adenomatoid odontogenic tumor, and keratocystic odontogenic tumor: A comparative study.
In these BPD patients, histological diagnoses showed that 18 patients (37.5%) had pulmonary inflammation, 13 (27.1%) had tuberculosis, 8 (16.7%) had pulmonary hamartoma, 6 (12.5%) had a benign sclerosing hemangioma, 2 (4.2%) had benign adenomatoid hyperplasia, and 1 patient (2.1%) had a benign lung cyst.
The commonest tumor was germ cell tumors [101 (87.82%) cases], followed by six cases (5.22%) of NonHodgkin's lymphoma, five cases (4.34%) of mesenchymal tumors of testicular adnexa, two cases (1.73%) of sex cord-stromal tumors, and one case (0.87%) of adenomatoid tumor [Tables 1 and 2].
However when the ameloblastoma shows a typical expansile multilocular aspect, the differential diagnosis can include a variety of odontogenic or non-odontogenic lesions with similar characteristics like odontogenic keratocysts, aneurysmal bone cysts, adenomatoid odontogenic tumors, odontogenic myxomas, and giant cell central lesions.
The ducts may adopt an adenomatoid appearance, as they lose their two-layer cellular construct.
Respiratory epithelial adenomatoid hamartoma (REAH) is a rare benign lesion that affects the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses.
[8.] Allen CM, Neville BW, Hammond HL: Adenomatoid dentinoma.
One case each of adenomatoid tumor, scrotal hemangioma, solitary fibrous tumor, and papillary cyst adenoma were reported.
She was given the devastating news that her unborn son had a rare condition - microcystic congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation.
Nephrogenic adenoma has also been referred to as mesonephric adenoma/metaplasia, adenomatoid tumour, and adenomatoid metaplasia [7].