branchioma

branchioma

A tumour derived from the epithelial rests of branchial structures; the terms branchial cleft carcinoma and branchiogenic carcinoma are preferred in the working medical parlance.
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branchioma

(brăng″kē-ō′mă) [″ + Gr. oma, tumor]
A tumor derived from the branchial epithelium.
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