adenoma

(redirected from corticotroph adenoma)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Wikipedia.

adenoma:

see neoplasmneoplasm
or tumor,
tissue composed of cells that grow in an abnormal way. Normal tissue is growth-limited, i.e., cell reproduction is equal to cell death. Feedback controls limit cell division after a certain number of cells have developed, allowing for tissue repair
..... Click the link for more information.
.

adenoma

[‚ad·ən′ō·mə]
(medicine)
A benign tumor of glandular origin and structure.