fibroma

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Related to fibroma molluscum: fibroma pendulum, soft fibroma

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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Definition and pathophysiology: Skin tags (acrochordons), the synonyms are fibroepithelial polyp, cutaneous papillae, cutaneous tag, fibroma molluscum, fibroma pendulum, papilloma coli, soft fibroma, templeton skin tags are small papillomas found commonly on the sides of the neck, axilla, upper trunk and eye lids of middle aged and elderly people.
3) They may occur in isolation or as part of von Recklinghausen's syndrome in combination with cafe au lait skin patches, Lisch's nodules, axillary freckling, and fibroma molluscum.