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Descriptor in English: Chondroma
Descriptor in Spanish: Condroma
Descriptor in Portuguese: Condroma
Descriptor in French: Chondrome
Entry term(s): Chondromas
Enchondroma
Enchondromas
Tree number(s): C04.557.450.565.265
Scope note: A benign neoplasm derived from mesodermal cells that form cartilage. It may remain within the substance of a cartilage or bone (true chondroma or enchondroma) or may develop on the surface of a cartilage (ecchondroma or ecchondrosis). (Dorland, 27th ed; Stedman, 25th ed)
Annotation: solitary; multiple = CHONDROMATOSIS; coordinate with precoordinated organ/neoplasm term; do not confuse X ref ENCHONDROMA with ENCHONDROMATOSIS
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
BS blood supply
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UL ultrastructure
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
DeCS UI: 2862
Descriptor UI: D002812
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1995/06/08
Chondroma - Preferred
Concept UI M0004327
Scope note A benign neoplasm derived from mesodermal cells that form cartilage. It may remain within the substance of a cartilage or bone (true chondroma or enchondroma) or may develop on the surface of a cartilage (ecchondroma or ecchondrosis). (Dorland, 27th ed; Stedman, 25th ed)
Preferred term Chondroma
Entry term(s) Chondromas
Enchondroma - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0004328
Preferred term Enchondroma
Entry term(s) Enchondromas



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