acanthoma adenoides cysticum


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acanthoma adenoides cysticum

(1) Adenoid cystic carcinoma, see there.
(2) Trichoepithelioma, see there.
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acanthoma adenoides cysticum

(ad?en-o'i-dez sis'ti-kum)
A cystic tumor, often familial, occurring on the chest and face and in the axillary regions. The tumor contains tissues resembling sweat glands and hair follicles.
Synonym: epithelioma adenoides cysticum
See also: acanthoma
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