papilloma


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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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There are three theories as to the cause: a) A type of pressure sore b) A foreign body reaction within the paw c) A papilloma virus (verruca) I am unaware of any evidence that papilloma viruses have been found in corn lesions when they have been looked for.
Management of advanced sinonasal non-malignant oncocytic papilloma with endoscopic resection and volumetric modulated arc radiotherapy (VMAR).
The nasal papilloma (NP) in its earlier days generated varied opinion among histopathologists for its nomenclature with as many as 54 synonyms and recently among molecular biologist for its etiopathogenesis.
Local pain was observed in cases of malignancy and inverted papilloma with secondary infection.
Background/Aims: Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) infection can be a predisposing condition for the development of squamous cell papilloma (SCP) of the esophagus, which can progress to dysplasia and to carcinoma as a result of chronic infection.
Papillary lesions of the breast are a heterogeneous group of neoplasms, which includes benign intraductal papilloma (IDP) as well as papilloma with atypia (atypical papilloma) and ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS), papillary DCIS, and variants of papillary carcinoma.
Men who have sex with men (MSM) in the north of Ireland will be eligible to receive the HPV (human papilloma virus) vaccine.
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Background: Sinonasal inverted papilloma (IP) is a rare benign tumor of the nasal cavities and paranasal sinuses.
Objectives: The aim of this retrospective study was to correlate the significance and accuracy of the colour of nipple discharge and breast ultrasound imaging in the diagnosis of intraductal papilloma.
The sinonasal tract, lined by ciliated respiratory mucosa (Schneiderian epithelium), gives rise to three distinct papilloma morphologies.
I hear her grandfather calling to her in his rich Italian voice across the alps: Papilloma.