fibroid tumor


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Noun1.fibroid tumor - benign tumor containing fibrous tissue (especially in the uterus)
fibroma - nonmalignant tumor of connective tissue
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To evaluate the effect and possibility of accepting of CRILA in uterus fibroid tumor treatment.
Gangestad scheduled the patient for a low, transverse c-section whereby the incision would be below both the anterior fibroid tumor and the placenta, which also was located anteriorly.
Upon reaching the artery that supplies blood to the fibroid tumor, the radiologist injects plastic particles about the size of grains of sand into the artery.
Mummaneni discovered that the patient had one large (but easily removable) fibroid tumor instead of the expected multiple tumors.
If you have a fibroid tumor, and it's not causing any symptoms such as bleeding, problems with your sex life, or disfigurement, it's better to avoid major surgery and try some less invasive treatments, such as doctor-administered homeopathy or acupuncture.
Researchers at Meharry Medical College report that epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG), a flavonol contained in green tea, helped reduce the growth of cultured fibroid tumor cells, as well as fibroid tumors in female mice.
5-15) Investigators have called these disseminated nodules of fibroid tumor, "morcellomas.
A 44-YEAR-OLD WOMAN UNDERWENT hysteroscopic surgery to remove polyps and a fibroid tumor.
A 44-YEAR-OLD WOMAN had a large fibroid tumor removed by her ObGyn and his residents.