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

/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.