oncoma

oncoma

 [ong-ko´mah]
a tumor.
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oncoma

A nonspecific term for any circumscribed mass which is usually neoplastic in nature; e.g., mass, neoplasm, tumour. Oncoma is not a recognised pathological entity and is not used in the working medical parlance.
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