adenoma

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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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References in periodicals archive ?
We report a case of an enormous parotid tumor, which clinically appeared benign with intact facial nerve, but the final histopathology result was adenocarcinoma, not otherwise specified carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma (CaExPA).
Accessory parotid gland carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma, case study diagnosed by fine needle aspiration.
Biomarker analysis in carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma at an early phase of carcinomatous transformation.
Abbreviations CT: Computed tomography CEPA: Carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma FNAC: Fine needle aspiration cytology HSGT: Heterotopic salivary gland tissue US: Ultrasonography.
In a study conducted by Soni et al the commonest benign tumor was pleomorphic adenoma 57.33% followed by warthin tumor 6.66%, myoepithelioma 2.66%, whereas the commonest malignant tumor was mucoepidermoid carcinoma 10.66% followed by adenoid cystic carcinoma 6.66%, carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma 2.66% and acinic cell carcinoma 1.37% cases.
Carcinoma Ex Pleomorphic adenoma (Ca exPA)###04###4.12###1.54
Salivary duct carcinoma may arise de novo or as a relatively common malignant component of a carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma. It accounts for about 9% of all malignant salivary gland tumors.
[2,4,12] Shields et al concluded that among the malignant lesions ACC was the most common (66%) followed by carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma (18%), primary adenocarcinoma (9%) and mucoepidermoid carcinoma (3%).
PLAG1 alteration in carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma: immunohistochemical and fluorescence in situ hybridization studies of 22 cases.