epithelioma is a topic covered in the Taber's Medical Dictionary.

To view the entire topic, please or purchase a subscription.

Taber’s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary Online + Mobile powered by Unbound Medicine. Find 65,000 medical and nursing definitions. Download to iPhone, iPad, and Android. Explore these free sample topics:

Taber’s Online

-- The first section of this topic is shown below --

(ĕp″ĭ-thē-lē-ō′mă )


[″ + thele, nipple, + oma, tumor]
A malignant tumor consisting principally of epithelial cells; a carcinoma. A tumor originating in the epidermis of the skin or in a mucous membrane.
epitheliomatous (-mă-tŭs ), adj.

-- To view the remaining sections of this topic, please or purchase a subscription --