androblastoma etymology

English word androblastoma comes from English blastoma, English andro- (Human. Man, male.)

Detailed word origin of androblastoma

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
blastoma English (eng) (pathology) A tumour that is caused by malignancies in precursor cells or blasts.
andro- English (eng) Human. Man, male.
androblastoma English (eng) (pathology) A type of ovarian tumor in which the tumor cells secrete a male sex hormone.

Words with the same origin as androblastoma

Descendants of andro-
andragogy androcracy androcratic androdioecism androdioecy androgen androgenemia androgyny andrology andromimetic andromonoecy andromorphic andropathy androphagous androphile androphore andropodium androsexual androsphere androsphinx androtomy anthro- anthrogenic xenoandrogen