fibroid tumor


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Noun1.fibroid tumor - benign tumor containing fibrous tissue (especially in the uterus)
fibroma - nonmalignant tumor of connective tissue
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To evaluate the effect and possibility of accepting of CRILA in uterus fibroid tumor treatment.
In one case, for example, Weil recommended to a woman with a uterine fibroid tumor to use tea, aerobic exercise, dietary changes, and "visualization therapy to bring mental influence to bear on the tumor."(15) Visualization therapy is rooted in the idea that one can change reality by imagining a picture in the mind.
Researchers at Meharry Medical College report that epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG), a flavonol contained in green tea, helped reduce the growth of cultured fibroid tumor cells, as well as fibroid tumors in female mice.
Upon reaching the artery that supplies blood to the fibroid tumor, the radiologist injects plastic particles about the size of grains of sand into the artery.
Fibroid tumor specimens were obtained by consent from women undergoing hysterectomy or myomectomy at the George Washington University Medical Center between June, 1996 and April, 1999, as part of the NIEHS Uterine Fibroid Study.
(5-15) Investigators have called these disseminated nodules of fibroid tumor, "morcellomas." (16)
A 44-YEAR-OLD WOMAN UNDERWENT hysteroscopic surgery to remove polyps and a fibroid tumor. During the procedure, the ObGyn used a hysteroscopic resection loop.
A 44-YEAR-OLD WOMAN had a large fibroid tumor removed by her ObGyn and his residents.
Focused ultrasound treatment of uterine fibroid tumors: Safety and feasibility of a noninvasive thermoablative technique.
"I know that a lot of women suffer from fibroid tumors and I just wanted to say after my experience that you are amazing warriors and that you are not alone.
Brunsell, "Uterine fibroid tumors: diagnosis and treatment," American Family Physician, vol.
Stewart, "The health disparities of uterine fibroid tumors for African American women: a public health issue," American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, vol.