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incidentaloma

[in-si-den-tuh-loh-muh] /ˌɪn sɪˌdɛn təˈloʊ mə/
noun, plural incidentalomas, incidentalomata [in-si-den-tuh-loh-muh-tuh] /ˌɪn sɪˌdɛn təˈloʊ mə tə/ (Show IPA)
1.
an abnormal lesion or tumor detected by chance during a medical imaging test, physical examination, or surgery.
Origin of incidentaloma
1980-1985
1980-85; incidental + -oma
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