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hepatoma

[hep-uh-toh-muh] /ˌhɛp əˈtoʊ mə/
noun, plural hepatomas, hepatomata
[hep-uh-toh-muh-tuh] /ˌhɛp əˈtoʊ mə tə/ (Show IPA).
Pathology.
1.
a tumor of the liver.
Origin of hepatoma
1925-1930
First recorded in 1925-30; hepat- + -oma
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hepatoma in Medicine

hepatoma hep·a·to·ma (hěp'ə-tō'mə)
n. pl. hep·a·to·mas or hep·a·to·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A usually malignant tumor occurring in the liver.

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