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psammoma

 [sah-mo´mah]
a tumor, especially a meningioma, that contains psammoma bodies.

psam·mo·ma

(sa-mō'mă),
Obsolete term for psammomatous meningioma or meningioma.
[psammo- + G. -oma, tumor]

psammoma

/psam·mo·ma/ (sam-o´mah)
1. any tumor containing psammoma bodies.

psammoma

[samō′mə] pl. psammomas, psammomata
Etymology: Gk, psammos, sand, oma, tumor
a neoplasm containing small calcified granules (psammoma bodies) that occurs in the meninges, choroid plexus, pineal body, and ovaries. Also called sand tumor.

psammoma

(1) Psammoma body, see there.  
(2) An obsolete term for any tumour (benign or malignant) with psammoma bodies. 
(3) Psammomatous meningioma, see there. 
(4) Angiolithic sarcoma, see there.

psam·mo·ma

(sa-mō'mă)
Obsolete term for psammomatous meningioma
[psammo- + G. -oma, tumor]