fibromatosis

A condition in which multiple fibromas develop. Fibromas are tumors (usually benign) that affect connective tissue.

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  • fibromatosis — f. oncol. Formación de fibromas, especialmente en la piel y en el útero. Tras la extirpación suelen reaparecer pero nunca ocasionan metástasis. Medical Dictionary. 2011. fibromatosis …   Diccionario médico

  • Fibromatosis — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = DiseasesDB = ICD10 = ICD10|M|72|9|m|70 ICD9 = ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = eMedicineTopic = MeshID = D005350 The term fibromatosis refers to a group of benign soft tissue tumors (fibromas)… …   Wikipedia

  • fibromatosis — ► sustantivo femenino MEDICINA Aumento circunscrito de tejido conjuntivo rico en fibras. IRREG. plural fibromatosis …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • fibromatosis — 1. A condition characterized by multiple fibromas, with relatively widespread distribution. 2. Abnormal hyperplasia of fibrous tissue. abdominal f. SYN: desmoid (2). aggressive in …   Medical dictionary

  • fibromatosis — fi·bro·ma·to·sis …   English syllables

  • fibromatosis — …   Useful english dictionary

  • fibromatosis gingival — crecimiento fibroso excesivo difuso del tejido gingival. En la forma generalizada hay exceso de tejido en ambos maxilares, que puede transmitirse como carácter autosómico dominante, ser producido por drogas, especialmente anticonvulsivos como… …   Diccionario médico

  • fibromatosis seudosarcomatosa — nódulo tumoral subcutáneo poco común de superficie dura y firme gris a rosada, que puede aparecer en cualquier parte del cuerpo incluso labios y cavidad bucal. La lesión, parecida histológicamente al fibrosarcoma, se compone de células de tejido… …   Diccionario médico

  • fibromatosis gingivae — gingival fibromatosis 1. generalized or localized diffuse fibrous overgrowth of the gingival tissue, usually transmitted as an autosomal dominant trait, but some cases are idiopathic and others produced by drugs (see Dilantin gingivitis, under… …   Medical dictionary

  • fibromatosis colli — a firm, fusiform, fibrous mass in the midportion of the sternocleidomastoid muscle, usually occurring between two weeks and two months of age, and commonly disappearing in four to eight months; in some instances, torticollis may develop. It is… …   Medical dictionary

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