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cylindroma

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noun cyl·in·dro·ma \ ˌsil-ən-ˈdrō-mə \

medical Definition of cylindroma

plural cylindromas also cylindromata play \-mət-ə\
:a tumor characterized by cylindrical masses consisting of epithelial cells and hyalinized stroma:
a :a malignant tumor especially of the respiratory tract or salivary glands
b :a benign tumor of the skin and especially the scalp

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