cyl·​in·​dro·​ma ˌsil-ən-ˈdrō-mə How to pronounce cylindroma (audio)
plural cylindromas also cylindromata -mət-ə How to pronounce cylindroma (audio)
: a tumor characterized by cylindrical masses consisting of epithelial cells and hyalinized stroma:
: a malignant tumor especially of the respiratory tract or salivary glands
: a benign tumor of the skin and especially the scalp

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“Cylindroma.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Feb. 2024.

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