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Adenoma

An adenoma (from Greek αδένας, adeno-, “gland” + -ώμα, -oma, “tumor”) (/ˌædɨˈnoʊmə/; plural adenomas or adenomata /ˌædɨˈnoʊmɨtə/) is a benign tumor of epithelial tissue with glandular origin, glandular characteristics, or both. Adenomas can grow from many glandular organs, including the adrenal glands, pituitary gland, thyroid, prostate, and others.

see Pituitary adenoma

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