tyroma

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ty·ro·ma

(tī-rō'mă),
A caseous tumor.
[G. tyros, cheese, + -ōma, tumor]
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tyroma

An obsolete, nonspecific term that formerly dignified a “tumour” with a caseous consistency, which could have included such diverse entities as a dermoid cyst, gouty tophus, metastatic adenocarcinoma with central necrosis, sebaceous cyst and tuberculous nodule with caseous necrosis.
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ty·ro·ma

(tī-rō'mă)
A caseous tumor.
[G. tyros, cheese, + -ōma, tumor]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012