endocrinoma

[ĕn′də-krə-nōmə]

n.

A tumor with endocrine tissue that retains the function of the parent organ, usually to an excessive degree.

Nearby words

  1. endocrine,
  2. endocrine disruptor,
  3. endocrine gland,
  4. endocrine system,
  5. endocrinology,
  6. endocrinopathy,
  7. endocrinous,
  8. endocuticle,
  9. endocystitis,
  10. endocytobiology


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