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1. a polypoid outgrowth of both epidermis and dermal fibrovascular tissue;
2. embryology a skin-covered projection that may or may not contain cartilage; typically located in a line between the tragus of the ear and the corner of the mouth and associated with external ear anomalies.
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soft papillomaAn obsolete, nonspecific term that encompasses such diverse lesions as acrochordons, neurofibromas, nodular pigmented growths, as well as others.
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A papilloma formed from columnar epithelium; applies to any small, soft growth.
See also: papilloma
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