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trichoepithelioma trich·o·ep·i·the·li·o·ma (trĭk'ō-ěp'ə-thē'lē-ō'mə)
One of multiple small, benign nodules, occurring mostly on the skin of the face, derived from basal cells of hair follicles enclosing keratin pearls. Also called epithelioma adenoides cysticum.

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