papillary cystic adenoma

n.

A tumor in which the lumens of the acini are frequently distended by fluid and the neoplastic epithelial elements tend to form irregular fingerlike projections.

Nearby words

  1. phosphorize,
  2. phosphoro-,
  3. phosphorolysis,
  4. phosphoroscope,
  5. phosphorous,
  6. phosphorus,
  7. phosphorus 32,
  8. phosphorus pentoxide,
  9. phosphorus sesquisulfide,
  10. phosphorus trichloride


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