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fol·lic·u·lo·ma (fə-lik″u-loґmə) [folliculus + -oma] 1. a benign adnexal tumor of a hair follicle; see fibrofolliculoma and trichofolliculoma. 2. granulosa–theca cell tumor; see under tumor.

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