villous carcinoma

n.

A carcinoma having numerous, closely packed, papillary projections of neoplastic epithelial tissue.

Nearby words

  1. villose,
  2. villositis,
  3. villosity,
  4. villous,
  5. villous adenoma,
  6. villous tenosynovitis,
  7. villously,
  8. villus,
  9. villusectomy,
  10. vilma


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