basal cell epithelioma


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ba·sal cell car·ci·no·ma

a slow-growing, invasive, but usually nonmetastasizing neoplasm recapitulating normal basal cells of the epidermis or hair follicles, most commonly arising in sun-damaged skin of the elderly and fair-skinned.

basal cell epithelioma

A popular alternative term for basal cell carcinoma, see there.

ba·sal cell car·ci·no·ma

, basal cell epithelioma (bā'săl sel kahr'si-nō'mă,ep'i-thē-lē-ō'mă)
A slow-growing, malignant, but usually nonmetastasizing epithelial neoplasm of the epidermis or hair follicles, most commonly arising in sun-damaged skin of the elderly and fair-skinned. Cryotherapy is the primary treatment to eradicate the lesion.

ba·sal cell car·ci·no·ma

, basal cell epithelioma (bā'săl sel kahr'si-nō'mă, ep'i-thē-lē-ō'mă)
A slow-growing, invasive, but usually nonmetastasizing neoplasm recapitulating normal basal cells of the epidermis or hair follicles; most commonly found in sun-damaged skin of old people and fair-skinned people of any age group.

epithelioma

any tumor derived from epithelium.

epithelioma adenoides cysticum
basal cell epithelioma
see basal cell tumors.
benign calcifying epithelioma
intracutaneous cornifying epithelioma
a benign skin tumor of dogs that consists of a keratin-filled cyst, usually opening to the surface of the skin through a pore. Occasionally, and particularly in some breeds, tumors may be multiple or recurring.
epithelioma of Malherbe
sebaceous epithelioma
a benign tumor of sebaceous glands that is histologically similar to basal cell tumor.
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