Type your tag names separated by a space and hit enter
(ă-rē′ŏ-lē″) pl. areolae [L. areola, a small space]
1. A small space or cavity in a tissue. 2. A circular area of different pigmentation, as around a wheal, around the nipple of the breast, or the part of the iris around the pupil. areolar (ă-rē′ŏ-lăr), adj.
Taber’s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary Online + App from F.A. Davis and Unbound Medicine. Find 75,000 medical and nursing definitions. Download to iPhone, iPad, and Android. Complete Product Information.
Venes, Donald, editor. "Areola." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/731895/all/areola.
Areola. In: Venes DD, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/731895/all/areola. Accessed February 24, 2021.
Areola. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary (23rd edition). F.A. Davis Company. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/731895/all/areola
Areola [Internet]. In: Venes DD, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2021 February 24]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/731895/all/areola.
* Article titles in AMA citation format should be in sentence-case
TY - ELEC
T1 - areola
ID - 731895
ED - Venes,Donald,
BT - Taber's Medical Dictionary
UR - https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/731895/all/areola
PB - F.A. Davis Company
ET - 23
DB - Taber's Online
DP - Unbound Medicine
Try the app for free!
1. Download the Taber's Online app by Unbound Medicine
2. Select Try/Buy and follow instructions to begin your free 30-day trial
You can cancel anytime within the 30-day trial, or continue using Taber's Online to begin a 1-year subscription ($39.95)
Renew my subscription
We're glad you have enjoyed Taber's Online! As a thank-you for using our site, here's a discounted rate for renewal or upgrade.