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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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Surgery: Fertility after conservative surgery for adenomyomas. Hum Reprod.
Previously, five pediatric cases of gastric adenomyoma have been reported in the literature.
Adenomyosis also can present as a circumscribed adenomyoma or adenomyotic cystic region or polyp [34].
This work describes a rare case of serous carcinoma coexistence with atypical polypoid adenomyoma (APA).
Focal adenomyosis or adenomyoma can be mistaken for a leiomyoma on US.
Obviously, Meigs was not referring to peritoneal endometriosis; rather he was attempting to solve the challenges of those days: painful rectovaginal adenomyomas and cystic ovarian endometriomas in young women for whom at that time hysterectomy and castration were the only surgical cure.
According to the histopathological diagnoses, polyps were classified as nonneoplastic (cholesterol/inflammatory/hyperplastic polyps, adenomyomas, fibromas, leiomyomas, and lipomas) and neoplastic (adenomas and carcinomas) GBPs.
Kubo, "Laparoscopic Excision of Myometrial Adenomyomas in Patients with Adenomyosis Uteri and Main Symptoms of Severe Dysmenorrhea and Hypermenorrhea," Journal of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists, vol.
Minimal deviation adenocarcinoma usually exhibits focal or diffuse cytoplasmic and luminal border CEA reactivity (58,208,224,247-249) with rare exceptions, (208,224,248) while it almost always shows negativity or luminal positivity in benign lesions including LEGH and endocervical adenomyoma, especially if a polyclonal antibody is used.
A typical feature of an adenomyoma is a poorly marginated mass with ill-defined borders that causes relatively little mass effect (Figure 3).
Mazur, "Atypical polypoid adenomyomas of the endometrium," American Journal of Surgical Pathology, vol.
Atypical polypoid adenomyofibromas (atypical polypoid adenomyomas) of the uterus: a clinicopathologic study of 55 cases.