heterologous tumor

n.

A tumor composed of a tissue unlike that from which it develops.

Nearby words

  1. heterolateral,
  2. heterolecithal,
  3. heterologous,
  4. heterologous graft,
  5. heterologous stimulus,
  6. heterology,
  7. heterolysis,
  8. heteromeric,
  9. heteromeric cell,
  10. heteromerous


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