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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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Several theories have been proposed such as a hormonal-related lesion, embryonic rests tumour, post-inflammatory myomatous metaplasia, localized infection and fibroid resembling uterine leiomyoma.
Under light microscopy, the tumors showed AMLs with predominant lipomatous and myomatous components, without nuclear pleomorphism and mitotic activity.
5), there may be five alternatives: teratoid origin coupled with significant overgrowth of the myomatous elements, smooth muscle cells that migrate from the nipple during embryological life, a multipotent mesenchymal cell, angiomatous smooth muscle and myoepithelial cells.
Furthermore, the findings would have been more valuable if the study was performed on both myomatous and intact tissues.
This feature is also present, albeit focally, in most triphasic and myomatous or muscle-predominant AMLs.
Our results reflect the immediate change in surgical practice after a policy change, and this might be neutralized once newer techniques for removing myomas and myomatous uteri by minimally invasive measures are adopted more broadly.
Torsion of a nongravid myomatous uterus: radiological features and literature review.
An article in the next issue will report on the recognised complication of the dissemination of benign myomatous tissue within the abdomen after morcellation.
In a 2010 visit, she was evaluated for abnormal uterine bleeding (AUB) and was diagnosed with a myomatous uterus and genital leiomyomatosis.
Extra uterine leiomyomas are rare events usually occurs with seeding of myomatous tissues during previous gynecological surgeries more commonly with laparoscopic procedures.