endometrioma


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en·do·me·tri·o·ma

(en'dō-mē'trē-ō'mă),
Circumscribed mass of ectopic endometrial tissue in endometriosis.
[endometrium + -oma, tumor]

endometrioma

/en·do·me·tri·o·ma/ (-me″tre-o´mah) a solitary non-neoplastic mass containing endometrial tissue.
A periadnexal or ovarian cyst filled with thick, inspissated, old and unclotted blood, grossly simulating chocolate, seen in endometriosis

en·do·me·tri·o·ma

(en'dō-mē-trē-ō'mă)
Circumscribed mass of ectopic endometrial tissue in endometriosis.
[endometrium + -oma, tumor]

endometrioma

A tumour of abnormally placed ENDOMETRIUM. Also known as a chocolate cyst. See ENDOMETRIOSIS.
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I recommend removal of the endometrioma by a skilled surgeon experienced in the management of ovarian cysts and preservation of ovarian function, especially in patients who have failed IVF," he says.
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