adenomyoma


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adenomyoma

[‚ad·ən‚ō‚mī′ō·mə]
(medicine)
A benign tumor of glandular and muscular elements occurring principally in the uterus and rectum.
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All pancreatico-duodenectomy cases received in the Department of Pathology for 3 consecutive years at our institute were reviewed and we found 3 cases of adenomyoma.
Adenomyoma is a rare benign lesion arising anywhere in the gut with sign and symptoms depending on size and location.
Amongst these cases, 20 had adenomyomas of the uterus and 115 had peritoneal endometriosis.
In contrast with superficial peritoneal endometriosis, these lesions have a structure closely resembling the adenomyomas described by Cullen (4).
5 cm in greatest dimension), and an incidental adenomyoma was found in another patient.
The carcinoma and adenomyoma were found in females, but the small number of these events makes it difficult to determine the significance of this finding.
Focal adenomyosis or adenomyoma can be mistaken for a leiomyoma on US.
Adenomyoma and leiomyoma: Differential diagnosis with transvaginal sonography.
Pathologic Diagnosis: Adenomyoma of the Ampulla and Distal Bile Duct
A typical feature of an adenomyoma is a poorly marginated mass with ill-defined borders that causes relatively little mass effect (Figure 3).
15] They may occur as both benign (adenofibroma and adenomyoma variants, an intermediate variant [atypical polypoid adenomyoma]) and malignant variants (adenosarcoma, carcinosarcoma [malignant mixed mesodermal tumor, malignant mixed mullerian tumor], and carcinofibroma).