fibroma


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fi·bro·ma

 (fī-brō′mə)
n. pl. fi·bro·mas or fi·bro·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A benign, usually enclosed neoplasm composed primarily of fibrous tissue.

fi·brom′a·tous (-brŏm′ə-təs, -brō′mə-) adj.

fibroma

(faɪˈbrəʊmə)
n, pl -mata (-mətə) or -mas
(Pathology) a benign tumour derived from fibrous connective tissue
fibromatous adj

fi•bro•ma

(faɪˈbroʊ mə)

n., pl. -mas, -ma•ta (-mə tə)
a tumor consisting essentially of fibrous tissue.
[1840–50]
fi•brom•a•tous (faɪˈbrɒm ə təs) adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fibroma - nonmalignant tumor of connective tissue
fibroid, fibroid tumor - benign tumor containing fibrous tissue (especially in the uterus)
Translations

fibroma

[faɪˈbrəʊmə] nfibroma m

fi·bro·ma

n. fibroma, tumor benigno compuesto de tejido fibroso.

fibroma

n fibroma m
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Juvenile ossifying fibroma is a benign osseous neoplasm that most commonly presents in the pediatric population at less than 15 years of age.
Central odontogenic fibroma (COF) is an extremely rare (approximately 50 examples in literature, representing approximately 0.
Nine cases (12%) had no information concerning radiographic characteristics: seven were odontoma (78%), one case was myxoma (11%), and one case was central odontogenic fibroma (COF, 11%).
Orthotics may also help with pain relief by stabilising the foot and ensuring even weight distribution away from the fibroma.
1-9 Most of the cases are malignant diseases such as pancreatic carcinoma or benign disease such as mesenteric fibroma and desmoids tumor, but no case of cavernous hemangioma.
After pathological evaluation, diagnosis was in the form of fibrotic, and non capsulary formation, but not fibroma (Fig.
2) Another focal overgrowth occurring in the gingiva is Peripheral Ossifying Fibroma (POF), which has a predilection to occur in females and is more common in young adults.
The mass was excised by the neurosurgery department through transcranial approach and found to be ossifying fibroma in histopathological examination.
Sharjah A medical team at Sharjah University Hospital have successfully removed 68 fibroma tumours from a woman's uterus in one surgical operation.
3) These features seen in osteoma are challenging to differentiate from other diseases of bone, including ossifying fibroma, fibrous dysplasia, and metaplastic ossification.
Desomplastic fibroma of the mandible is a rare, benign but locally aggressive bone tumour that was first reported in the mandible by Griffith and Irby in 1965 (1).