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
References in periodicals archive ?
Benign paratesticular lesions include adenomatoid tumours, spermatoceles, cystadenomas, hydroceles, hernias, vericoceles, calculi, polyorchidism, neurofibroma, tunic fibroma, and leiomyoma, while malignant lesions include liposarcoma, rhabdomyosarcoma, leiomyosarcoma, mesothelioma, and papillary serous tumours.
We describe a rare case of nonossifying fibroma of the mandible in a 15-year-old boy who presented with a left mandibular swelling.
Demons was the first, between 1887 and 1902, who indicated that removal of the tumor (benign ovarian cyst, solid ovarian tumor, fibroma of the broad ligament) was essential for the patient to be cured from effusions (1, 2).
Fibroma of tendon sheath: a rare cause of carpal tunnel syndrome.
MAJ John Batson and former MAJ Frank Strickland provided a case report about an 18 year-old-patient who presented with central odontogenic fibroma, an extremely rare type of tumor, in his left mandible.
It is mainly caused by the change of lifestyle and diet habits and the incidence growth of other mammary diseases like fibroma.
A biopsy revealed Sarah had a myocardial fibroma - a benign tumour which was obstructing the blood flow out of the lower part of her heart.
16) However, other authors describe osteoma as a fibro-osseous tumor; the process is represented in different phases, with fibrous dysplasia, ossifying fibroma, and, as the end stage, osteoma.
Previous treatments for facial angiofibromas have included dermabrasion, surgical excision, and laser therapy with commonly less-than-ideal results and regrowth of the fibroma.
Subsequently, IFPs were variously interpreted and/or named, using terms such as eosinophilic granuloma, gastric fibroma with eosinophilic infiltration, granuloma with eosinophils, and inflammatory pseudotumor; (1) inflammatory fibroid polyp, the term now widely accepted for these lesions, was coined by Helwig and Ranier (4) in 1953.
After pathological evaluation, diagnosis was in the form of fibrotic, and non capsulary formation, but not fibroma (Fig.