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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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Our preferred approach to provide symptom relief and to preserve fertility is laparoscopic wedge resection without robotic assistance (with minilaparotomy for larger adenomyomas)
Pathological examination revealed gastric adenomyoma, which was composed of cysts and glandular structures lined by cuboidal to columnar epithelium surrounded by hypertrophic smooth muscle bundles.
Visible subserous cystic lesions can be resected laparoscopically [38] and focal or diffuse adenomyomas can be treated by laparoscopic adenomyomectomy in order to reduce symptoms [39, 40, 54] and thus biopsies can be obtained.
Atypical polypoid adenomyofibromas (atypical polypoid adenomyomas) of the uterus.
The advantages of MR imaging of adenomyosis include being able to reliably diagnose adenomyosis, including adenomyoma, diagnosing coexistent leiomyomas and the reproducibility of MR, which allows for accurate treatment monitoring.
In contrast with superficial peritoneal endometriosis, these lesions have a structure closely resembling the adenomyomas described by Cullen (4).
Nonneoplastic polyps consist of cholesterol, inflammatory and hyperplastic polyps, adenomyomas, and mesenchymatous polyps including fibromas, leiomyomas, and lipomas, while neoplastic polyps include adenomas, adenocarcinomas, and squamous cell carcinomas (5).
It is possible to enucleate superficial focal adenomyomas or to evacuate cystic haemorrhagic lesions of less than 1.5 cm in diameter, using mechanical instruments and/or bipolar electrodes (Figure 4).
Adenomyomas of the uterine cervix of of endocervical type: a report of ten cases of a benign cervical tumor that may be confused with adenoma malignum [corrected].
Mark et al (13) also found that leiomyomas were typically round in shape, whereas adenomyomas were most often oval with their long axis paralleling the uterus.
The technique also differentiates endometrial thickening from masses such as submucosal fibroids, adenomyomas, blood clots, and carcinomas, he added.
Young, "Uterine adenomyomas excluding atypical polypoid adenomyomas and adenomyomas of endocervical type: A clinicopathologic study of 30 cases of an underemphasized lesion that may cause diagnostic problems with brief consideration of adenomyomas of other female genital tract sites," International Journal of Gynecological Pathology, vol.