paraganglioma

noun
para·​gan·​gli·​o·​ma | \ -ˌgaŋ-glē-ˈō-mə How to pronounce paraganglioma (audio) \
plural paragangliomas also paragangliomata\ -​mət-​ə How to pronounce paraganglioma (audio) \

Medical Definition of paraganglioma

: a ganglioma derived from chromaffin cells — compare pheochromocytoma

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“Paraganglioma.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/paraganglioma. Accessed 2 Oct. 2022.

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