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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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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.
Periungual fibroma may present as nodules of skin around fingernails or toenails.
While some other features of TSC, such as non-traumatic ungula or periungual fibroma, were absent in the family.
Periungual fibroma (Koenen tumors) as isolated sign of tuberous sclerosis complex with tuberous sclerosis complex 1 germline mutation.