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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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 ?
GEO ID Normal : case Contributor Year 0:10 GSE4237 8 resected human pituitary tumor (1 Hussaini IM 2006 recurrent + 1 nonrecurrent + 1 invasive + 1 noninvasive + 4 undefined) +2 HP75 tumor cell line 0:13 GSE22812 Prolactin pituitary tumors (5 Wierinckx A 2011 noninvasive + 2 invasive + 6 aggressive-invasive) 0:16 GSE46311 16 somatotroph adenoma (also known as Lekva T 2013 growth hormone-producing somatotroph pituitary adenomas) 3:4 GSE36314 4 human prolactinoma Oyesiku NM 2012 3 human normal pituitary 3:7 GSE51618 3 pituitary glands Feng J 2013 7 NFPAs (nonfunctioning pituitary adenomas) (4 noninvasive NFPAs + 3 invasive NFPAs)
The anatomic pathology revealed a pituitary somatotroph adenoma (densely granulated) and the immunohistochemical study: CAM 5.2 (+++), GH (+++), p53 (-), and MIB-1 <1%.
Glucose Tolerance is Improved Following Surgery for Silent Somatotroph Adenoma. Int J Diabetes Clin Res., 2: 047.