adjective see myoma

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • myomatous — See myoma. * * * …   Universalium

  • myomatous — adjective Of or pertaining to a myoma …   Wiktionary

  • myomatous — Pertaining to or characterized by the features of a myoma …   Medical dictionary

  • myomatous — adj. pertaining to a myoma, of a benign muscular tumor (Pathology) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • myomatous — my·om·a·tous …   English syllables

  • myomatous — adjective see myoma …   Useful english dictionary

  • Myomatous erythrocytosis syndrome — describes an excessive erythrocyte (red blood cells) production, occurring in about 0.5% of individuals affected by uterine leiomyomas (fibroids). This syndrome is believed to be caused by increased erythropoietin (EPO) production by the kidneys… …   Wikipedia

  • myoma — myomatous /muy om euh teuhs, oh meuh /, adj. /muy oh meuh/, n., pl. myomas, myomata / meuh teuh/. Pathol. a tumor composed of muscular tissue. [1870 75; MY + OMA] * * * …   Universalium

  • polyp — A general descriptive term used with reference to any mass of tissue that bulges or projects outward or upward from the normal surface level, thereby being macroscopically visible as a hemispheroidal, spheroidal, or irregular moundlike structure… …   Medical dictionary

  • myoma — noun (plural mas; also myomata) Etymology: New Latin Date: 1875 a tumor consisting of muscle tissue • myomatous adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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