Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
Dictionary » Osteoma


Introduction: Osteoma

Description of Osteoma

Osteoma (medical condition): Benign bone tumor...more »

See also:

  »Introduction: Osteoma
  »Symptoms of Osteoma
  »Treatments for Osteoma

Osteoma: A benign bone tumor.

Osteoma: a slow growing benign tumor of consisting of bone tissue; usually on the skull or mandible.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Osteoma: A benign tumor composed of bone tissue or a hard tumor of bonelike structure developing on a bone (homoplastic osteoma) or on other structures (heteroplastic osteoma). (From Dorland, 27th ed).
Source: MeSH 2007

Osteoma: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Osteoma:

Osteoma as a Disease

Osteoma (medical condition): See Osteoma (disease information).
  »Introduction: Osteoma
  »Symptoms of Osteoma
  »Treatments for Osteoma

Osteoma: Related Diseases

Osteoma: Osteoma is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

More information on medical condition: Osteoma:

Osteoma: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Osteoma:

Terms associated with Osteoma:

More specific terms for Osteoma:

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Osteoma

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Osteoma

The following list attempts to classify Osteoma into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • benign tumor,benign tumour,nonmalignant neoplasm,nonmalignant tumor,nonmalignant tumour
  • neoplasm,tumor,tumour
  • growth
  • illness,malady,sickness,unwellness
  • health problem,ill health,unhealthiness
  • pathological state
  • condition,status
  • state

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

Interesting Medical Articles:

Medical dictionaries:

More Medical Dictionary Topics

  • Turbinate bone
  • Turbinated
  • Turbinated body
  • Turbinated bones
  • Turbinated crest
  • Turbinectomy
  • Turbinectomy by diathermy or cryosurgery
  • Turbinotome
  • Turbulence
  • Turcot syndrome

    Find out more

    Search to find out more about Osteoma:

    powered by

    By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

    Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise