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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15) Sox9 is a transcriptional factor known to be involved in chondrogenesis and also shows positivity in CBT and chondromyxoid fibroma in a nuclear distribution.
There are two forms of ABC- Primary (Occurring de novo) and secondary which complicates other benign and malignant conditions like-Fibrous Dysphasia, Osteoblastoma, Osteosarcoma, Chondroblastoma, Giant Cell tumour, chondromyxoid fibroma, non-ossifying fibroma.
Chondromyxoid fibroma may occur in soft tissues due to secondary implantation.
We report a very rare case of a chondromyxoid fibroma of the mastoid portion of the temporal bone in a 38-year-old woman who presented with left-sided hearing loss.
Morphologically, the differential diagnoses of this tumour includes chondromyxoid fibroma and myxoid liposarcoma.
The differential diagnosis includes an eurysmal bone cysts, chondroblastoma, chondromyxoid fibroma, giant cell reparative granuloma, nonossifying fibroma, Langerhans' cell histiocytosis, synovial sarcoma, and high-grade central osteosarcoma.
Differential diagnosis of the findings included benign fibrous lesions of bone-like non-ossifying fibroma and odontogenic fibroma, myxoma and chondromyxoid fibroma or even fibrosarcoma.
In the differential diagnosis chondromyxoid fibroma and osteitis fibrosa cystica were considered (Figs 1 a & b).