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my·o·ma

 (mī-ō′mə)
n. pl. my·o·mas or my·o·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A tumor composed of muscle tissue.

my·o′ma·tous (-ō′mə-təs, -ŏm′ə-) adj.

myoma

(maɪˈəʊmə)
n, pl -mas or -mata (-mətə)
(Pathology) a benign tumour composed of muscle tissue
myˈomatous adj

my•o•ma

(maɪˈoʊ mə)

n., pl. -mas, -ma•ta (-mə tə)
a tumor composed of muscle tissue.
[1870–75]
my•om′a•tous (-ˈɒm ə təs, -ˈoʊ mə-) adj.

myoma

A benign tumor of muscle.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.myoma - a benign tumor composed of muscle tissue
leiomyoma - benign tumor of smooth muscle (usually in the uterus or digestive tract)
rhabdomyoma - benign rumor of striated muscle
Translations

my·o·ma

n. mioma, tumor benigno compuesto de tejido muscular.
___ previum___ previo.

myoma

n mioma m; uterine — mioma uterino
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In addition patients treated with leuprolide (a GnRH agonist capable of reducing the size of fibroids) who were concomitantly given medroxyprogesterone acetate demonstrated no significant reduction in myoma or uterine volume (Carr et al.
Effects of levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system on the endometrium and the relevance to the management of menorrhagia caused by uterine myoma and adenomyosis," in T.
When she had her check-up after two months, her doctor told her the, cysts had grown significantly She had myoma.
PregLem's lead product, PGL4001 (Esmya[TM]), successfully completed Phase III clinical trials in June 2010 for the treatment of uterine myoma.
Barangay officials said Hiede has myoma which police have yet to be checked pending autopsy results.
Efficacy and safety of the selective progesterone receptor modulator (PRM) vilaprisan data from the phase 2 ASTEROID 2 study presented by Kristina Gemzell-Danielsson in the oral presentation session Gynecology: Myoma and Endometriosis on Friday, October 20, 2017: 05:00 PM to 06:30 PM Room B
Results: Patients' demographics and myoma characteristics were comparable between the two groups.
Diseases which were successfully cured through such visualization technique include myoma, herniated disc, sinusitis, back pain, severe migraine, asthma, kidney stones, lupus, gastritis and skin problems.
The example case is removal of a 5-cm, intrauterine posterior myoma in a 39-year-old woman (G3P1021) with heavy menstrual bleeding who desires future fertility.
Myomectomy seems largely to preserve fertility, but rates of recurrence and additional procedures for bleeding and myoma symptoms are still high--upward of 30% in some studies.
7) Moreover, cessation of treatment leads to regrowth of myoma within 4 to 6 months.
Conclusion: LNG-IUD is a good alternative treatment to the oral progesterone in long term minimizing the hysterectomy for myoma uteri because of the good patient tolerance and easy usage.