leiomyoma

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leiomyoma

[‚lī·ō·mī′ō·mə]
(medicine)
A benign tumor composed of smooth muscle cells.
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MED12 exon 2 mutations in histopathological uterine leiomyoma variants.
This patient had undergone no previous surgical procedures, caesarean section, laparotomy or laparoscopy and had no history of uterine leiomyomas.
Proceedings from the Third National Institutes of Health International Congress on Advances in Uterine Leiomyoma Research: Comprehensive review, conference summary and future recommendations", Human Reproduction Update, Vol.
Her medical history revealed hypothyroidism at the age of 30, treated with levothyroxine and total hysterectomy at the age of 35 for uterine leiomyoma.
This report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutic development for Uterine Leiomyoma (Uterine Fibroids), complete with comparative analysis at various stages, therapeutics assessment by drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type, along with latest updates, and featured news and press releases.
In the present study, the possible role of allergy in the susceptibility and in the growth of uterine leiomyomas was investigated.
GnRH analog administration must be considered in patients having uterine leiomyoma with acute leukemia condition.
But uterine leiomyoma is more frequently reported than other organs.
Ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging are inconclusive and the diagnosis is usually uterine leiomyoma or pelvic mass.
The role of progesterone signalling in the pathogenesis of uterine leiomyoma.
5) The most frequent indication for hysterectomy is uterine fibroids, also called uterine leiomyoma (lie-ohmy-oma).
High cumulative incidence of uterine leiomyoma in black and white women: ultrasound evidence.