steatoma


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steatoma

 [ste″ah-to´mah] (pl. pl., steatoma´ta, steatomas)
1. lipoma.
2. a fatty mass retained within a sebaceous gland.
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steatoma

(ste?a-to'ma) [? + oma, tumor]
A fatty tumor. See: epidermoid cyst; lipoma
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