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Descriptor in English: Cystadenoma
Descriptor in Spanish: Cistoadenoma
Descriptor in Portuguese: Cistadenoma
Descriptor in French: Cystadénome
Entry term(s): Cystadenomas
Tree number(s): C04.557.470.035.320
C04.557.470.590.485
Scope note: A benign neoplasm derived from glandular epithelium, in which cystic accumulations of retained secretions are formed. In some instances, considerable portions of the neoplasm, or even the entire mass, may be cystic. (Stedman, 25th ed)
Annotation: coordinate with precoordinated organ/neoplasm term
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: 3556
Descriptor UI: D003537
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1995/06/08
Cystadenoma - Preferred
Concept UI M0005527
Scope note A benign neoplasm derived from glandular epithelium, in which cystic accumulations of retained secretions are formed. In some instances, considerable portions of the neoplasm, or even the entire mass, may be cystic. (Stedman, 25th ed)
Preferred term Cystadenoma
Entry term(s) Cystadenomas



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