Hamartoma meaning

hămărtōmə
A benign tumor composed of an abnormal mixture of normal tissue elements that develop and grow at the same rate as adjacent tissue, resulting from faulty development in an organ.
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A benign tumor composed of an abnormal mixture of normal tissue elements that develop and grow at the same rate as adjacent tissue, resulting from faulty development in an organ.
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Origin of hamartoma

  • German Hamartom Greek hamartanein to miss the mark, go wrong German -om -oma

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition