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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.
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fibroma

(faɪˈbrəʊmə)
n, pl -mata (-mətə) or -mas
(Pathology) a benign tumour derived from fibrous connective tissue
fibromatous adj
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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.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fibroma - nonmalignant tumor of connective tissue
fibroid, fibroid tumor - benign tumor containing fibrous tissue (especially in the uterus)
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Translations

fibroma

[faɪˈbrəʊmə] nfibroma m
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

fi·bro·ma

n. fibroma, tumor benigno compuesto de tejido fibroso.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

fibroma

n fibroma m
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References in periodicals archive ?
The facial findings over the malar area were angiofibromas (adenoma sebaceum) in a typical butterfly pattern (Figure 1), periungual fibroma (Koenen's tumor) on the left big toe (Figure 2) and hypomelanocytic macules around the neck (ash leaf spot) which is typical of tuberous sclerosis.4
While some other features of TSC, such as non-traumatic ungula or periungual fibroma, were absent in the family.
Periungual fibroma may present as nodules of skin around fingernails or toenails.
Diagnostic Criteria for Tuberous Sclerosis Complex * Major features * Facial angiofibromas or forehead plaque * Nontraumatic ungual or periungual fibroma * Hvpomelanotic macules (more than three) * Shagreen patch (connective tissue nevus) * Cortical tuber * Subependymal nodule * Subependymal giant cell astrocytoma * Multiple retinal nodular hamartomas * Cardiac rhabdomyoma, single or multiple * Lymphangiomyomatosis * Renal angiomyolipoma * Minor features * Multiple randomly distributed pits in dental enamel * Hamartomatous rectal polyps * Bone cysts * Cerebral white matter "migration tracts"" * Gingival fibromas * Nonrenal hamartoma * Retinal achromic patch * "Confetti" skin lesions * Multiple renal cysts