fibroadenia

fibroadenia

Fibroid degeneration of gland tissue, especially the reduction of lymphocytes and increase of stroma in the malpighian bodies in Banti’s disease (congestive splenomegaly). It is not used in the working medical parlance.

fibroadenia

(fī″brō-ă-dē′nē-ă) [L. fibra, fiber, + Gr. aden, gland]
Fibrous degeneration of glandular tissue.