cystoma

[ si-stoh-muh ]
/ sɪˈstoʊ mə /

noun, plural cys·to·mas, cys·to·ma·ta [si-stoh-muh-tuh] /sɪˈstoʊ mə tə/. Pathology.

a cystic tumor.

Nearby words

  1. cystolith,
  2. cystolithectomy,
  3. cystolithiasis,
  4. cystolithic,
  5. cystolithotomy,
  6. cystometer,
  7. cystometrogram,
  8. cystometrography,
  9. cystomorphous,
  10. cystopanendoscopy

Origin of cystoma

First recorded in 1870–75; cyst- + -oma

Related formscys·tom·a·tous [si-stom-uh-tuh s] /sɪˈstɒm ə təs/, adjective

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Medicine definitions for cystoma

cystoma

[ sĭ-stōmə ]

n. pl. cys•to•mas

A cystic tumor.

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