leiomyomatosis peritonealis disseminata

leiomyomatosis peritonealis disseminata

a benign condition characterized by multiple small nodules on abdominal and pelvic peritoneum grossly mimicking disseminated ovarian cancer but with histologic characteristics of benign myoma; often associated with recent pregnancy.

lei·o·my·o·ma·to·sis per·i·to·ne·al·is dis·sem·i·na·ta

(lī'ō-mī'ō-mă-tō'sis per'i-tō-nē-ā'lis di-sem-i-nā'tă)
A benign condition characterized by multiple small nodules on abdominal and pelvic peritoneum, grossly mimicking disseminated ovarian cancer but with histologic characteristics of benign myoma; often associated with recent pregnancy.
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Leiomyomatosis peritonealis disseminata (LPD) is an idiopathic benign disease characterized by the presence of multiple small nodules on the omentum, parietal, and visceral peritoneum.
Pathophysiology and possible iatrogenic cause of leiomyomatosis peritonealis disseminata. Gynecol Obstet Invest.
Leiomyomatosis peritonealis disseminata (LPD) is a rare entity characterized by the presence of multiple, small nodules of smooth muscle on the peritoneal and omental surfaces (1).
Leiomyomatosis Peritonealis Disseminata Positive for Progesterone Receptor.
Haskins, "Leiomyomatosis peritonealis disseminata: An unusual complication of genital leiomyomata," Obstetrics & Gynecology, vol.
Norris, "Peritoneal leiomyomatosis (leiomyomatosis peritonealis disseminata): A clinicopathologic study of 20 cases with ultrastructural observations," International Journal of Gynecological Pathology, vol.
MR and CT findings of leiomyomatosis peritonealis disseminata with emphasis on assisted reproductive technology as a risk factor.
Peritoneal leiomyomatosis (leiomyomatosis peritonealis disseminata): a clinicopathological study of 20 cases with ultrastructural observations.
Luteinizing hormone receptor expression in leiomyomatosis peritonealis disseminata. Obstet Gynecol 2000;95:1009-11.
To date, there are no trials showing prevention of cancer upstaging or benign conditions such as leiomyomatosis peritonealis disseminata or endometriosis.
Leiomyomatosis peritonealis disseminata with formation of endometrial cysts within tumors arising after supracervical laparoscopic hysterectomy.