leiomyoma


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leiomyoma

[‚lī·ō·mī′ō·mə]
(medicine)
A benign tumor composed of smooth muscle cells.
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Exclusion criteria: Patients diagnosed with any other reproductive diseases and pregnant women with leiomyoma were excluded from the study.
UL tissues were collected from all rats in areas adjacent to the leiomyoma and from the endometrial, intramural, and serosal layers at a location distant from the leiomyoma within the uterus.
Deep soft tissue leiomyoma of forearm: A case report and review of literature.
Leiomyomas (LMAs) are benign tumors of smooth muscle phenotype.
Cases have been reported in which leiomyomas caused a painful sensation (14).
The search terms, which were combined using Boolean operators ("or" and "and"), included the following: uterine leiomyomas, leiomyoma, myoma, fibroma, fibromyoma, fibroleiomyoma, leiomyomata, uterine artery embolization, apparent diffusion coefficient, diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging, and diffusion-weighted imaging.
(2.) Sengul I, Sengul D, Deep soft tissue leiomyoma of the lower extremities: a case report.
In case report by Dilek et al.8 in Turkey, similar lesions of pilar leiomyoma were found on the back of a 10-year-old child but there was no limb involvement in that case.
Working Group of Society of Uterine Leiomyoma. Obstet Gynecol Sci 2018;61:192-201.
Round ligament of uterus leiomyoma: an unusual cause of dyspareunia.
Percentage 1 Unremarkable 111 50.45% 2 Leiomyoma 64 29.09% 3 Adenomyosis 25 11.36% 4 Adenomyosis and leiomyoma 13 5.90% 5 Granulomatous inflammation 1 0.45% 6 Leiomyosarcoma 2 0.90% 7 Metastasis 3 1.36% Table 4.
Leiomyoma in the cervix and hyperplastic ectopic mammary tissue in a goat.