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Descriptor English:   Adenoma, Oxyphilic 
Descriptor Spanish:   Adenoma Oxifílico 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Adenoma Oxífilo 
Synonyms English:   Huerthle Cell Tumor
Oxyphilic Adenoma
Hurthle Cell Tumor
Tree Number:   C04.557.470.035.140
Definition English:   A usually benign glandular tumor composed of oxyphil cells, large cells with small irregular nuclei and dense acidophilic granules due to the presence of abundant MITOCHONDRIA. Oxyphil cells, also known as oncocytes, are found in oncocytomas of the kidney, salivary glands, and endocrine glands. In the thyroid gland, oxyphil cells are known as Hurthle cells and Askanazy cells. 
Indexing Annotation English:   coord IM with precoord organ/neopl term (IM); for X ref HURTHLE CELL TUMOR, coord IM with THYROID NEOPLASMS
History Note English:   94 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BS blood supply BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid CI chemically induced
CH chemistry CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SC secondary SE secretion
SU surgery TH therapy
UL ultrastructure UR urine
VE veterinary VI virology
Record Number:   31679 
Unique Identifier:   D018249 

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