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syringoma

 [sir″ing-go´mah]
1. a benign tumor believed to originate from the ductal portion of the eccrine sweat glands, occurring as multiple small flesh-colored papules on the face, neck, upper chest, and sometimes the vulva, usually in postpubertal women, characterized by dilated cystic sweat ducts in a fibrous stroma. (See Atlas 2, Part A.)
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

sy·rin·go·ma

(si'ring-gō'mă),
A benign, often multiple, sometimes eruptive neoplasm of the sweat gland ducts composed of very small round cysts.
[syringo- + G. -ōma, tumor]
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syringoma

A small (usually < 3 mm) benign adnexal (sweat-gland) tumour, usually arranged in clusters, which is most common in pubertal women; located on eyelids, neck, upper anterior chest and vulva, appearing as multiple flesh-coloured to yellowish papulonodules.
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sy·rin·go·ma

(sir'ing-gō'mă)
A benign, often multiple, sometimes eruptive, neoplasm of the sweat gland ducts composed of very small round cysts.
[syringo- + G. -ōma, tumor]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012