fibropapilloma

fibropapilloma

 [fi″bro-pap″ĭ-lo´mah]
a papilloma containing much fibrous tissue.

fi·bro·pap·il·lo·ma

(fī'brō-pap'i-lō'mă),
A papilloma characterized by a conspicuous amount of fibrous connective tissue at the base and forming the cores upon which the neoplastic epithelial cells are massed.

fi·bro·pap·il·lo·ma

(fī'brō-pap-i-lō'mă)
A papilloma characterized by a conspicuous amount of fibrous connective tissue at the base and forming the cores on which the neoplastic epithelial cells are massed.

fi·bro·pap·il·lo·ma

(fī'brō-pap-i-lō'mă)
A papilloma characterized by a conspicuous amount of fibrous connective tissue at the base and forming the cores on which the neoplastic epithelial cells are massed.
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Occasional stranding's of immature green turtles with evidence of boat collisions or of fibropapilloma tumors have occurred; otherwise no direct hazards for green turtles are known at the study sites.
The growths were categorized as fibropapilloma. Salib and Farghali (2011) reported similar papillate epidermal hyperplasia with patchy area of erosions, ulceration and neutrophil proliferation.
The fibropapilloma was growing, had become infected and was attracting flies which were annoying Reuben so it was best to remove it.
The typed BPV-11 and BAPV-3 samples have a fibrous aspect, with a similar fibropapilloma histology that is not commonly associated with the exclusive infection of the keratinocytes, commonly attributed to the Xi BPVs.
Nesting turtles were flipper and PIT tagged and checked for fibropapilloma virus.
In the last 20 years, marine turtles have also been attacked by a deadly tumor called Fibropapilloma (FB).
The necropsy data included a complete set of carapace measurements, organ condition evaluations, and information on fibropapilloma tumor occurrence and severity; see Work and Balazs (1999a, 1999b) for details on the entire data set.
In the mid-1990s, fibropapilloma tumours (FP), thought to be caused by pollution, were the single greatest threat to the green turtle and are now spreading to other species of turtle in increasing numbers.
Though originally described in the late 1930s in green sea turtles (Chelonia mydas) in the Florida Keys, the conspicuous external tumors associated with fibropapilloma disease were anecdotally noted in this species in Florida around 1900 (Jacobson et al.