adenomyoma


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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

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.
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Characteristics and efficacy of modified adenomyomectomy in the treatment of uterine adenomyoma. Chin Med J.
Our study showed no significant association between recurrence rate and the patient-related factors such as patient's age, menopausal status, menarche age, gravidity, parity, preoperative serum CA125 level, maximum cyst diameter, combined benign gynecological conditions (such as myoma and adenomyoma), combined endometrial abnormalities, or surgical staging (rAFS score).
Previously, five pediatric cases of gastric adenomyoma have been reported in the literature.
Mohan, "Uterine adenomyoma: A clinicopathologic review of 26 cases and a review of the literature," International Journal of Gynecological Pathology, vol.
Nodular hyperplasia, adenoma, and adenomyoma of Bartholin's gland.
In adenomyosis hysteroscopy is not just a diagnostic tool, but also a minimally invasive approach in the treatment of subendometrial and myometrial cystic adenomyomas [51, 52] or polypoid adenomyomas [53] by monopolar or bipolar hysteroscopic resection.
The pathological examination of the mass was reported as adenomyoma of the small intestine.
Focal adenomyoma has characteristic features including a poorly defined border, minimal mass effect on the endometrium compared to a leiomyoma of same size, an elliptical rather than round configuration, may display linear striations radiating out from endometrium, and shows no dilated vessels at the margin of the lesion.
Knowing that a patient has an adenomyoma can help the surgeon and the patient decide whether to have the surgical procedure in the first place.
In the hepatobiliary system adenomyoma is rare outside the fundus of gallbladder but can arise throughout the entire biliary tree including papilla of Vater.
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.