fibroepithelioma

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fibroepithelioma

 [fi″bro-ep″ĭ-the″le-o´mah]
a tumor composed of both fibrous and epithelial elements.

fi·bro·ep·i·the·li·o·ma

(fī'brō-ep'i-thē-lē-ō'mă),
A skin tumor composed of fibrous tissue intersected by thin anastomosing bands of basal cells of the epidermis, enclosing keratin cysts; may give rise to basal cell carcinoma of the nodular type.
Synonym(s): Pinkus tumor

fibroepithelioma

/fi·bro·ep·i·the·li·o·ma/ (-ep″ĭ-the″le-o´mah) a tumor composed of both fibrous and epithelial elements.

fibroepithelioma

[fī′brō·ep′ithē′lē·ō′mə] pl. fibroepitheliomas, fibroepitheliomata
Etymology: L, fibra + Gk, epi, above, thele, nipple, oma, tumor
a neoplasm consisting of fibrous and epithelial components.

Pinkus tumour

A red-pink polypoid variant of basal cell carcinoma which, in contrast to conventional basal cell carcinomas, is more commonly located on the trunk, back, and extremities.

fi·bro·ep·i·the·li·o·ma

(fī'brō-ep'i-thē-lē-ō'mă)
A skin tumor composed of fibrous tissue intersected by thin anastomosing bands of basal cells of the epidermis, enclosing keratin cysts.

fibroepithelioma

a tumor composed of both fibrous and epithelial elements.