papilloma may occur on any part of the tongue, and at any age.
A papilloma, when sessile, may simulate cancer; these tumours show a marked tendency to become malignant.
The innocent forms are the papilloma and the adenoma; the malignant, the carcinoma or cancer.
Other tumours of the gums, such as angioma and papilloma, are rare.
The majority of the former were papilloma , fibroma , enchondroma , and intratracheal struma .
It is a suitable method for the removal of papilloma, fibroma, and bleeding polypus of the septum.
The latter procedure usually accomplishes the control of the hemorrhage incident to a deep dissection for papilloma or verucca.
papilloma pap·il·lo·ma (pāp'ə-lō'mə)
n. pl. pap·il·lo·mas or pap·il·lo·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A benign epithelial tumor projecting from the surrounding surface. Also called papillary tumor, villoma.