Medical Dictionary


noun pap·il·lo·ma \ˌpap-ə-ˈlō-mə\
plural pap·il·lo·mas also pap·il·lo·ma·ta \-mət-ə\

Medical Definition of PAPILLOMA

:  a benign tumor (as a wart or condyloma) resulting from an overgrowth of epithelial tissue on papillae of vascularized connective tissue (as of the skin)—see papillomavirus
April 26, 2015
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