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[ fī′brō-fə-lĭk′yə-lōmə ]


A neoplastic proliferation of the fibrous sheath of the hair follicle, with solid extensions of the epithelium of the follicular infundibulum.

Nearby words

fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva, fibroelastic, fibroelastosis, fibroenchondroma, fibroepithelioma, fibrofolliculoma, fibroid, fibroid adenoma, fibroid cataract, fibroid degeneration, fibroid induration
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