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my·o·ma

 (mī-ō′mə)
n. pl. my·o·mas or my·o·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A tumor composed of muscle tissue.

my·o′ma·tous (-ō′mə-təs, -ŏm′ə-) adj.

myoma

(maɪˈəʊmə)
n, pl -mas or -mata (-mətə)
(Pathology) a benign tumour composed of muscle tissue
myˈomatous adj

my•o•ma

(maɪˈoʊ mə)

n., pl. -mas, -ma•ta (-mə tə)
a tumor composed of muscle tissue.
[1870–75]
my•om′a•tous (-ˈɒm ə təs, -ˈoʊ mə-) adj.

myoma

A benign tumor of muscle.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.myoma - a benign tumor composed of muscle tissue
leiomyoma - benign tumor of smooth muscle (usually in the uterus or digestive tract)
rhabdomyoma - benign rumor of striated muscle
Translations

my·o·ma

n. mioma, tumor benigno compuesto de tejido muscular.
___ previum___ previo.

myoma

n mioma m; uterine — mioma uterino
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1% of the lesions that had multiple-vessel feeding patterns were submucous myomas, and this was statistically significant (pless than 0.
This is markedly lower than the estimated risks in previous studies, which ranged from 1 in 204 to 1 in 667 procedures for women with presumed myomas.
Although most cases are asymptomatic, patients can present menometrorrhagia, pelvic pain, and infertility when the myomas are large or numerous or if their location is problematic (i.
Table 5: Association of age, infertility and the characteristics of myomas on Fertility outcome following abdominal myomectomy.
She underwent a total hysterectomy for recurrent uterine myomas with menorrhagia 4 years ago.
Significant reduction of intra-operative blood loss was noted when vasopressin was injected into the uterine muscles overlying the myomas.