pseudomyxoma(redirected from pseudomyxomas)
1. a mass of epithelial mucus resembling a myxoma.
pseudomyxoma peritone´i the presence in the peritoneal cavity of mucoid material from a ruptured ovarian cyst or a ruptured mucocele of the appendix.
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A gelatinous mass resembling a myxoma but composed of mucus.
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A gelatinous mass resembling a myxoma but composed of epithelial mucus.
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