Lymphoma Lym*pho"ma, n. [NL. See {Lymph}, and {-oma}.] (Med.) A tumor having a structure resembling that of a lymphatic gland; -- called also {lymphadenoma}. [1913 Webster]

{Malignant lymphoma}, a fatal disease characterized by the formation in various parts of the body of new growths resembling lymphatic glands in structure. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Lymphadenoma — Lym pha*de*no ma, n. [NL. See {Lymph}, {Aden }, and { oma}.] (Med.) See {Lymphoma}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lymphadenoma — /lim fad n oh meuh, lim feuh dn /, n., pl. lymphadenomas, lymphadenomata / meuh teuh/. Pathol. an enlarged lymph node. [1870 75; LYMPH + ADEN + OMA] * * * …   Universalium

  • lymphadenoma — noun a) A hyperplastic lymphatic gland. b) Hodgkins disease; pseudo leucemia …   Wiktionary

  • lymphadenoma — Obsolete term for: 1. An enlarged lymph node. 2. SYN: Hodgkin disease. [lymphadeno + G. oma, tumor] * * * lymph·ad·e·no·ma .lim .fad ən ō mə n, pl mas also ma·ta mət ə 1) …   Medical dictionary

  • lymphadenoma — n. lymphoma, any of a number of malignant tumors which affect the lymph nodes and other lymphoid tissues (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lymphadenoma — lymph·ad·e·no·ma …   English syllables

  • lymphadenoma — n. an obsolete name for lymphoma …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • lymphadenoma — noun an abnormally enlarged lymph node • Hypernyms: ↑adenoma …   Useful english dictionary

  • Лимфаденома (Lymphadenoma) — устаревшее название лимфомы. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • лимфаденома — (lymphadenoma; лимфаден + ома) устаревшее общее название опухолей лимфатических узлов …   Большой медицинский словарь

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