adenomyosis


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adenomyosis

[‚ad·ən‚ō‚mī′ō·səs]
(medicine)
The invasion of muscular tissue, such as of the uterine wall or Fallopian tubes, by endometrial tissue.
Any abnormal growth of muscle or glandular tissues.
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In the adenomyosis group, there were higher proportions of smokers (37.
In the early 20[sup]th century, Sampson[sup][14] histologically confirmed that there were endometrial tissue fragments in the uterine veins of four patients with either peritoneal/ovarian EM or adenomyosis during the menstrual phase.
Key imaging findings: Diffuse adenomyosis is most visible on T2-weighted sequences as ill-defined thickening of the junctional zone.
Histopathology carried out on the uterine specimen showed the presence of fibroids adenomyosis endometrial hyperplasia malignancy cervicitis and endometriosis (Table-3).
Hysterectomy the most common major surgical procedure for gynaecological conditions is used for both malignant diseases and benign conditions such as fibroids endometrial hyperplasia adenomyosis endometriosis uterine prolapse dysfunctional uterine bleeding and cervical intraepithelial neoplasia.
Cases with abnormal uterine bleeding, fibroid, adenomyosis, endometrial hyperplasia were included in study.
Among the possible pathologies indicated were endometrial hyperplasia or carcinoma, endometritis, endometriosis, adenomyosis, inflammation, a thickening of the myometrium, or the presence of polyps.
is used for the treatment of uterine fibroids and for adenomyosis.
At the local clinic, the original histopathologic diagnosis was of leiomyoma, adenomyosis uteri, chronic cervicitis and atypical glandular hyperplasia of endocervical glands.
Other conditions discussed include adenomyosis, Von Willebrand disease, endometrial polyps, ovarian cysts, and a full chapter is set aside for endometriosis.