adenoma

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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
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adenoma

[‚ad·ən′ō·mə]
(medicine)
A benign tumor of glandular origin and structure.
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Hyalinising trabecular adenoma first described by Carney et al 1987 and also referred to as "paraganglioma-like adenoma" of thyroid as described by Bronner MP et al in 1988, is a distinctive, but uncommon subtype of follicular adenoma with a female preponderance.
Hyalinising trabecular adenoma of the thyroid gland.
In our study, 7 out of 10 follicular adenomas were diagnosed by FNA correlated with HPE results, whereas 2 cases as follicular carcinoma and one case turned out to be adenomatous goitre and other one showed features of hyalinising trabecular adenoma.
Hyalinizing trabecular adenoma of the thyroid: report of two cases, with cytologic, immunohistochemical and ultrastructural studies.
(8.) McCluggage WG & Sloan JM: Hyalinising trabecular adenoma of thyroid: morphology and differential diagnosis.