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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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The entity "aggressive digital papillary adenoma" was initially described in 1979 by Helwig at the Armed Force Institute of Pathology (AFIP) who later differentiated between "aggressive digital papillary adenoma" and "aggressive digital papillary adenocarcinoma" in a 1987 case series [1,3].
However, there is a possibility that their case may be accepted as a papillary adenoma within a renal oncocytoma because of the small diameters of tumour (1.5 mm).
Nipple adenoma, also known as nipple duct adenoma, papillary adenoma, erosive adenomatosis, florid papillomatosis, papillomatosis of the nipple and subareolar duct papillomatosis, is a variant of intraductal papilloma involving the terminal portion of the galactophorous ducts (2).
Papillary adenoma of the temporal bone in yon Hippel-Lindau disease.