myoepithelioma

myoepithelioma

 [mi″o-ep″ĭ-the″le-o´mah]
a benign tumor predominantly composed of myoepithelial cells; a pure myoepithelial neoplasm is rare.

my·o·ep·i·the·li·o·ma

(mī'ō-ep'i-thē'lē-ō'mă),
A benign tumor of myoepithelial cells.
[myo- + epithelium, + G. -ōma, tumor]

myoepithelioma

/myo·epi·the·li·o·ma/ (-ep″ĭ-thēl″e-o´mah) a tumor composed of outgrowths of myoepithelial cells from a sweat gland.

my·o·ep·i·the·li·o·ma

(mī'ō-ep'i-thē-lē-ō'mă)
A benign tumor of myoepithelial cells.
[myo- + epithelium, + G. -ōma, tumor]

myoepithelioma

a tumor composed of outgrowths of myoepithelial cells from a sweat gland.
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