myxofibroma

myxofibroma

 [mik″so-fi-bro´mah]
a fibroma containing myxomatous tissue; called also fibroma myxomatodes and fibromyxoma.
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myx·o·fi·bro·ma

(mik'sō-fī-brō'mă),
A benign neoplasm of fibrous connective tissue that resembles primitive mesenchymal tissue.
[myxo- + L. fibra, fiber, + G. -ōma, tumor]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

myx·o·fi·bro·ma

(mik'sō-fī-brō'mă)
A benign neoplasm of fibrous connective tissue that resembles primitive mesenchymal tissue.
[myxo- + L. fibra, fiber, + G. -ōma, tumor]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

myx·o·fi·bro·ma

(mik'sō-fī-brō'mă)
A benign neoplasm of fibrous connective tissue that resembles primitive mesenchymal tissue.
[myxo- + L. fibra, fiber, + G. -ōma, tumor]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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If the collagen is abundant in the stroma, it can also be called 'odontogenic myxofibroma' but this designation does not have clinical or prognostic significance.
Her initial workup before her presentation here included an FNAC of the neck swelling in posterior triangle, which revealed spindle cell neoplasm with a query of myxofibroma. A trucut biopsy was performed one month later, which again revealed spindle cell neoplasm.
When relatively a greater amount of stomal collagen if present, the term fibromyxoma (or myxofibroma) is used.
The differential diagnosis of a POF includes a fibrous epulis and odontogenic gingival epithelial hamartoma, whereas for a COF one needs to consider hyperplastic dental follicles, myxofibroma, desmoplastic fibroma, odontogenic myxoma, intraosseous neurofibroma, and possibly carcinoma.
Cutaneous fibropapillomas and renal myxofibroma in a green turtle (Chelonia mydas).
(5) Papillary fibroelastomas have been referred to by a variety of names, including cardiac papilloma, myxofibroma, papillary fibroma, and giant Lambl excrescences.
Orbital Chondro myxofibroma. Archives of Ophthalmology 2009 August; 127(8): 1072-4