noun (plural -mas; also papillomata) Etymology: New Latin Date: 1866 a benign tumor (as a wart) due to overgrowth of epithelial tissue on papillae of vascular connective tissue (as of the skin) • papillomatous adjective

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  • Papilloma — Pap il*lo ma, n.; pl. {Papillomata}. [NL. See {Papilla}, and { Oma}.] (Med.) A tumor formed by hypertrophy of the papill[ae] of the skin or mucous membrane, as a corn or a wart. Quain. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • papilloma — papilloma. См. папиллома. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Papillōma — Papillōma, s. Papillargeschwulst …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • papilloma — 1866, from PAPILLA (Cf. papilla) + OMA (Cf. oma) …   Etymology dictionary

  • papilloma — ► NOUN (pl. papillomas or papillomata) Medicine ▪ a small wart like growth, usually benign …   English terms dictionary

  • papilloma — [pap΄ə lō′mə] n. pl. papillomata [pap΄i lō′mə tə] or papillomas [ModL: see PAPILLA & OMA] 1. a benign tumor, as a polyp or wart, of the skin or mucous membrane, consisting of a group of thickened, enlarged papillae 2. such a tumor caused by a… …   English World dictionary

  • Papilloma — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = DiseasesDB = ICD10 = ICD9 = ICDO = 8050/0 OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = eMedicineTopic = MeshID = D010212 Papilloma refers to a benign epithelial tumor growing exophytically (outwardly projecting)… …   Wikipedia

  • Papilloma — Humane Papillomviren HPV im Elektronenmikroskop. Systematik Reich: Viren Baltimore K. dsDNA Viren I …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • papilloma — Benign tumour of epithelium. Warts (caused by papilloma virus) are the most familiar example, and each is a clone derived from a single infected cell …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • papilloma — papillomatosis, n. papillomatous /pap euh loh meuh teuhs, lom euh /, adj. /pap euh loh meuh/, n., pl. papillomata / meuh teuh/, papillomas. Pathol. a benign tumor of the skin or mucous membrane consisting of hypertrophied epithelial tissue, as a… …   Universalium

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