adenomyoma


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Related to adenomyoma: adenomyosis, endometriosis, adenomyomatosis

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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Since the term adenomyoma is a histological term, in our study we did not coin the cysts in such manner, rather the size of the cyst was only given at each grade.
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Adenomyoma that is a rare benign tumor of the gastrointestinal system is located in the small intestine in few cases.
All pancreatico-duodenectomy cases received in the Department of Pathology for 3 consecutive years at our institute were reviewed and we found 3 cases of adenomyoma.
Amongst these cases, 20 had adenomyomas of the uterus and 115 had peritoneal endometriosis.
Laparoscopic excision of myometrial adenomyomas in patients with adenomyosis uteri and main symptoms of severe dysmenorrhea and hypermenorrhea.
Deep endocervical glands are typically HIK1083 negative, (224,228,251) and endocervical-type adenomyoma was reported to be negative in 1 case.
Focal adenomyosis or adenomyoma can be mistaken for a leiomyoma on US.
In most cases, the adenomyoma was resected almost completely and removed as much as possible.