TITLE

sarcoadenoma

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1942
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "sarcoadenoma" is presented. It refers to a fleshy tumor of a gland.
ACCESSION #
21244790

 

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