Warthin’s tumor

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noun War·thin’s tumor \ˈwȯr-thənz-\

Definition of Warthin’s tumor

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  1. :  adenolymphoma Benign neoplasms, such as pleomorphic adenoma and Warthin's tumor, typically enlarge slowly and are freely mobile. — Trevor J. I. McGill and Chin-Lee Wu, New England Journal of Medicine, 20 June 2002

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1947

First Known Use of warthin’s tumor

1947


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