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Hashimoto's struma (struma lymphomato´sa) Hashimoto's disease.
struma ova´rii a teratoid ovarian tumor composed of thyroid tissue.
Riedel's struma Riedel's thyroiditis.
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a rare ovarian tumor, regarded as teratomatous, in which thyroid tissue has surpassed the other elements; occasionally associated with hyperthyroidism.
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struma ovariiThe presence of mature thyroid tissue as the predominant tissue in an ovarian teratoma, which may cause clinical hyperthyroidism; 5-10% of struma ovarii become malignant, which is indicated by metastasis
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stru·ma ova·ri·i(strū'mă ō-var'ē-ī)
A rare ovarian tumor, regarded as teratomatous, in which thyroid tissue has surpassed the other elements; occasionally associated with hyperthyroidism.
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