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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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There were numerous adenoma sebaseum on her face (Fig-1), periungual fibromas (without trauma anamnesis) around the toenails (Fig-2), forehead plaques (Fig-3), Shagreen patches around the lumbar region, hypomelanotic macules on the back.
Minor clinical criteria include multiple randomly distributed pits in dental enamel, hamartomatous rectal polyps, bone cysts, cerebral white matter radial migration lines, gingival fibromas, nonrenal hamartoma, retinal achromic patch, "'confetti" skin lesions, and multiple renal cysts.
Until the early 1970s, the giant cell fibroma (GCF) was one among this group of similar lesions referred to as fibrous hyperplasias, fibroepithelial polyps, or, simply, fibromas.
Fibroids are abnormal growths that develop in or on a uterus (womb) also known as uterine myomas, leiomyomas or fibromas.
The two kinds of tumors are reported to show the following overlapping features: first, cytogenetic analysis shows the translocation of t(2;11)(q31;q12) in desmoplastic fibroblastoma, which has also been found in fibromas of the tendon sheath which is usually attached to a tendon.
The present report is consistent with the characteristics of ossifying fibromas since the horse was referred after a 2-year progression when it presented with difficulty feeding and initial weight loss.
He did not have any dental problems, oral fibromas, gingival hyperplasia or history of intake of any antipsychotic medications.
McNiff and colleagues (8) described a unique subset of digital fibromas in their daily and consultation practice.
These include granulosa cell tumours, fibromas, thecomas, and sertoli and leydig cell tumours.
Polyps, ossifying fibromas, mucoceles, pyoceles, fungal balls, and cholesteatomas are all extraordinary pathologies that can be found within the cavity of the concha bullosa (11-13).
Ameloblastic fibromas are a rare variety of benign odontogenic tumors composed of proliferating odontogenic epithelium embedded in a cellular ectomesenchymal tissue resembling dental papilla.
2016), reported fibroepithelial hyperplasial predisposition in young Nubian goats and described surgical excision of fibromas as apparent cure.