adenolysis

[ ăd′n-ŏlĭ-sĭs ]

n.

Destruction or dissolution of glandular tissue by enzymes.

Nearby words

  1. adenolipoma,
  2. adenolipomatosis,
  3. adenology,
  4. adenolymphocele,
  5. adenolymphoma,
  6. adenoma,
  7. adenoma sebaceum,
  8. adenomatoid,
  9. adenomatoid tumor,
  10. adenomatosis


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