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my·e·lo·ma

 (mī′ə-lō′mə)
n. pl. my·e·lo·mas or my·e·lo·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A malignant tumor formed by the cells of the bone marrow.

my′e·lo′ma·toid′ (-toid′) adj.
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myeloma

(ˌmaɪɪˈləʊmə)
n, pl -mas or -mata (-mətə)
(Pathology) a usually malignant tumour of the bone marrow or composed of cells normally found in bone marrow
ˌmyeˈlomaˌtoid adj
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my•e•lo•ma

(ˌmaɪ əˈloʊ mə)

n., pl. -mas, -ma•ta (-mə tə)
a tumor of plasma cells, arising in bone marrow and often occurring at multiple sites.
[1855–60]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.myeloma - a tumor of the bone marrow (usually malignant) composed of cells normally found in bone marrow
malignant neoplasm, malignant tumor, metastatic tumor - a tumor that is malignant and tends to spread to other parts of the body
multiple myeloma - myeloma that develops in several places at the same time
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Translations

my·e·lo·ma

n. mieloma.
1. cualquier tumor de la médula espinal u ósea;
2. tumor formado por el tipo de células que se encuentran en la médula ósea;
multiple ______ múltiple.
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myeloma

n mieloma m; multiple — mieloma múltiple
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Montefusco, "Effective treatment of pomalidomide in central nervous system myelomatosis," Leukemia & Lymphoma, vol.
Exclusion criteria comprised a bleeding diathesis, a single functioning kidney, small kidneys, multiple cysts, urinary tract infection, non-compliance to advice, longstanding diabetes or hypertension, evident myelomatosis and renal transplant.
[8] Medical Research Council's Working Party on Leukemia in Adults, "Prognostic features in the third MRC myelomatosis trial," British Journal of Cancer, vol.
The most frequent other malignant diagnoses were metastasis (n = 30), lymphoma (n = 23), and myelomatosis (n = 6).