fibrocystoma

[ fī′brō-sĭ-stōmə ]

n.

A benign neoplasm, usually derived from glandular epithelium, characterized by cysts within a conspicuous fibrous stroma.

Nearby words

  1. fibrocyst,
  2. fibrocystic,
  3. fibrocystic disease,
  4. fibrocystic disease of breast,
  5. fibrocystic disease of pancreas,
  6. fibrodysplasia,
  7. fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva,
  8. fibroelastic,
  9. fibroelastosis,
  10. fibroenchondroma


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