epithelioma sometimes originates in the gum in relation to a carious tooth or to an artificial tooth-plate.
What factors are to be considered in giving a prognosis in epithelioma?
Malignant disease of the bladder is almost always the warty form of cancer known as epithelioma.
It is not cancerous, although bearing some resemblance to epithelioma.
It is to be borne in mind that any of these conditions may take on malignant characters and develop into epithelioma.
Both of these affections are liable in about one-third of the cases to terminate in epithelioma.
The solitary flat-topped wart which occurs on the face of old people may, if irritated, become the seat of epithelioma.
epithelioma in other situations attacks men much more frequently than women.
Keratosis of the palms and soles has also been occasionally observed, which, in rare instances, has developed into epithelioma.
epithelioma of the scalp may originate in relation to a wart, an ulcerated wen or sebaceous adenoma, or the cicatrix of a burn.
epithelioma ep·i·the·li·o·ma (ěp'ə-thē'lē-ō'mə)
n. pl. ep·i·the·li·o·mas or ep·i·the·li·o·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A benign or malignant tumor derived from epithelium.