Definition of paraganglioma in US English:

paraganglioma

noun

  • A neuroendocrine tumour of paraganglionic origin.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Surgery, Gynecology and Obstetrics. From paraganglion + -oma, after French paragangliome.

Pronunciation

paraganglioma

/ˌparəɡaŋɡlɪˈəʊmə/