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odontoma

 [o″don-to´mah]
any odontogenic tumor, especially a composite odontoma.
ameloblastic odontoma a rare, slow-growing, mixed tumor of odontogenic origin that combines the characteristics of composite odontoma and ameloblastoma.
composite odontoma one consisting of both enamel and dentin in an abnormal pattern.
radicular odontoma one associated with a tooth root, or formed when the root was developing.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

o·don·to·ma

(ō'don-tō'mă),
1. A tumor of odontogenic origin.
2. A hamartomatous odontogenic tumor composed of enamel, dentin, cementum, and pulp tissue that may or may not be arranged in the form of a tooth.
[odonto- + G. -oma, tumor]
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odontoma

A tumor of odontogenic origin–ie, which arises from the dental epithelium. See Complex odontoma, Compound odontoma.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

o·don·to·ma

(ō'don-tō'mă)
1. A tumor of odontogenic origin.
2. A hamartomatous odontogenic tumor composed of enamel, dentin, cementum, and pulp tissue that may or may not be arranged in the form of a tooth.
[odonto- + G. -oma, tumor]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

o·don·to·ma

(ō'don-tō'mă)
1. Tumor of odontogenic origin.
2. Hamartomatous odontogenic tumor composed of enamel, dentin, cementum, and pulp tissue that may or may not be arranged in the form of a tooth.
[odonto- + G. -oma, tumor]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012