archiblastoma


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archiblastoma

[är′kiblastō′mə] pl. archiblastomas, archiblastomata
Etymology: Gk, arche + blastos, germ, oma
a tumor composed of cells derived from the layer of tissue surrounding the germinal vesicle.

archiblastoma

An obsolete term for a tumour derived from primitive blastodermal tissues; i.e., blastoma.

archiblastoma

(ar″kĭ-blas-tō′mă) [ archi- + blastoma]
A tumor of archiblastic tissue.
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