A tumor resulting from hyperplasia of tissue derived from the true epiblast.
[epi- + G. lepis, rind, + -ōma, tumor]
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epilepidomaAn obsolete term for primitive tumour arising from ectodermal precursors;
epilepidoma is not a recognised pathological entity and is not used in the working medical parlance.
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