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Osteoma

Definition(s)

A benign tumor composed of bone tissue or a hard tumor of bonelike structure developing on a bone (homoplastic osteoma) or on other structures (heteroplastic osteoma). (From Dorland, 27th ed)

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See also Understanding Medical Terminology.

 
Published: September 29, 2014