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adenomyoma

 [ad″ĕ-no-mi-o´mah]
1. a benign tumor consisting of smooth muscle and glandular elements.
2. see adenomyosis.

ad·e·no·my·o·ma

(ad'ĕ-nō-mī-ō'mă),
A benign neoplasm of muscle (usually smooth muscle) with glandular elements; occurs most frequently in the uterus and uterine ligaments.
[G. adēn, gland, + mys, muscle, + -oma, tumor]

adenomyoma

/ad·e·no·my·o·ma/ (-mi-o´mah)
1. a benign tumor consisting of smooth muscle and glandular elements.
2. see adenomyosis.

adenomyoma

[ad′ənōmī·ō′mə] pl. adenomyomas, adenomyomata
a tumor of the endometrium of the uterus characterized by a mass of smooth muscle containing endometrial tissue and glands.

adenomyoma

A circumscribed focus of adenomyosis in the uterus.

ad·e·no·my·o·ma

(ad'ĕ-nō-mī-ō'mă)
A benign neoplasm of muscle (usually smooth muscle) with glandular elements; occurs most frequently in uterus and uterine ligaments.
[G. adēn, gland, + mys, muscle, + -oma, tumor]

adenomyoma

A benign tumour of smooth muscle and glandular tissue occurring mainly in the womb (UTERUS) and RECTUM.

adenomyoma

a tumor made up of endometrium and muscle tissue, found in the uterus, or more frequently, in the uterine ligaments.
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He correctly mentioned that the condition, called in these days adenomyoma, involved the presence of ectopic endometrial-like tissue in the myometrial wall, rectovaginal septum, hilus of the ovary, uterine ligaments, rectal wall and umbilicus.
An adenomyoma is a benign lesion and a rare clinical finding.
The symptoms of the adenomyoma depend on the location and the size of the neoplasm.
The surgical management of an adenomyoma depends on its location.
In summary, adenomyoma should be included in the differential diagnosis of a mass at the head of the pancreas.
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