A type of soft tissue sarcoma that begins in fibrous tissue, which holds bones, muscles, and other organs in place.

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  • fibrosarcoma — m. oncol. Tumor maligno que se origina a partir de fibroblastos que se localizan frecuentemente en tejidos profundos de los miembros, la cabeza y el cuello. Provoca metástasis y el tratamiento es quirúrgico combinado con radioterapia. Medical… …   Diccionario médico

  • Fibrosarcoma — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = DiseasesDB = ICD10 = ICD9 = ICDO = 8810/3 OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = eMedicineTopic = MeshID = D005354 Fibrosarcoma (fibroblastic sarcoma) is a malignant tumor derived from fibrous connective… …   Wikipedia

  • fibrosarcoma — Eng. Fibrosarcoma Variedad de sarcoma derivada del tejido fibroso que puede afectar a párpados, saco lagrimal, nervio óptico, órbita y senos paranasales …   Diccionario de oftalmología

  • fibrosarcoma — noun Date: 1878 a sarcoma of relatively low malignancy consisting chiefly of spindle shaped cells that tend to form collagenous fibrils …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • fibrosarcoma — Malignant tumour derived from connective tissue fibroblast …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • fibrosarcoma — /fuy broh sahr koh meuh/, n., pl. fibrosarcomas, fibrosarcomata / meuh teuh/. Pathol. a sarcoma derived from fibroblast cells, often able to generate collagen. [1875 80; FIBRO + SARCOMA] * * * ▪ pathology       rare malignant tumour of fibrous… …   Universalium

  • fibrosarcoma — noun A fibroblastic sarcoma: a malignant tumor derived from fibrous connective tissue …   Wiktionary

  • fibrosarcoma — A malignant neoplasm derived from deep fibrous tissue, characterized by bundles of immature proliferating fibroblasts arranged in a distinctive herringbone pattern with variable collagen formation, which tends to invade locally and metastasize by …   Medical dictionary

  • fibrosarcoma — fi|bro|sar|co|ma Mot Pla Nom masculí …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • fibrosarcoma — fi·bro·sar·cò·ma s.m. TS med. tumore maligno di origine connettivale, con proliferazione di tessuto fibroso e cellule sarcomatose {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1892. ETIMO: comp. di fibro e sarcoma …   Dizionario italiano

  • fibrosarcoma — pl.m. fibrosarcomi …   Dizionario dei sinonimi e contrari

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