Shope papilloma

noun
\ ˈshōp- How to pronounce Shope papilloma (audio) \
variants: also Shope's papilloma \ ˈshōps-​ How to pronounce Shope's papilloma (audio) \

Medical Definition of Shope papilloma

: a transmissible fibroma of cottontail rabbits that occurs especially on the legs, feet, and ears, is caused by a poxvirus (species Rabbit fibroma virus of the genus Leporipoxvirus), and has under certain circumstances been transmitted to domestic rabbits

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