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Adenoma, Pleomorphic

"Adenoma, Pleomorphic" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A benign, slow-growing tumor, most commonly of the salivary gland, occurring as a small, painless, firm nodule, usually of the parotid gland, but also found in any major or accessory salivary gland anywhere in the oral cavity. It is most often seen in women in the fifth decade. Histologically, the tumor presents a variety of cells: cuboidal, columnar, and squamous cells, showing all forms of epithelial growth. (Dorland, 27th ed)


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Adenoma, Pleomorphic" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Adenoma, Pleomorphic" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 45 publications over 20 distinct years, with a maximum of 5 publications in 2012 and 2018
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.