osteofibroma

osteofibroma

 [os″te-o-fi-bro´mah]
osteoma blended with fibroma.

os·te·o·fi·bro·ma

(os'tē-ō-fī-brō'mă),
A benign lesion of bone, probably not a true neoplasm, consisting chiefly of fairly dense, moderately cellular, fibrous connective tissue in which there are small foci of osteogenesis. Most examples of this condition, especially in the maxilla and mandible, probably represent foci of fibrous dysplasia; a few examples of fibrous lesions with foci of osteogenesis, especially in vertebral bodies, may be neoplasms.

osteofibroma

/os·teo·fi·bro·ma/ (-fi-bro´mah) a benign tumor combining both osseous and fibrous elements.

osteofibroma

[-fībrō′mə]
Etymology: Gk, osteon, bone; L, fibra, fiber; Gk, oma, tumor
a tumor composed of both bony and fibrous tissues.

os·te·o·fi·bro·ma

(os'tē-ō-fī-brō'mă)
A benign lesion of bone, probably not a true neoplasm, consisting of connective tissue in which there are small foci of osteogenesis.

osteofibroma

benign bone lesion characterized by dense fibrous tissue surrounding a focus of osteogenesis

os·te·o·fi·bro·ma

(os'tē-ō-fī-brō'mă)
A benign lesion of bone, probably not a true neoplasm, consisting of connective tissue with a small foci of osteogenesis.

osteofibroma (os´tēōfībrō´mə),

osteofibroma

ossifying fibroma; a benign, sometimes multiple, supraosseous ossifying spindle cell tumor.
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Sarcomatous change in a previously benign osteofibroma in the maxillary sinus.