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Descriptor English:   Leiomyoma 
Descriptor Spanish:   Leiomioma 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Leiomioma 
Synonyms English:   Fibroid
Fibroid Tumor
Fibroid Tumors
Fibroid Uterus
Fibroid, Uterine
Fibroids, Uterine
Fibroma, Uterine
Fibromas, Uterine
Leiomyoma, Uterine
Tumor, Fibroid
Tumors, Fibroid
Uterine Fibroid
Uterine Fibroids
Uterine Fibroma
Uterine Fibromas
Uterus, Fibroid  
Tree Number:   C04.557.450.590.450
Definition English:   A benign tumor derived from smooth muscle tissue, also known as a fibroid tumor. They rarely occur outside of the UTERUS and the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT but can occur in the SKIN and SUBCUTANEOUS TISSUE, probably arising from the smooth muscle of small blood vessels in these tissues. 
Indexing Annotation English:   solitary; multiple = LEIOMYOMATOSIS; coord IM with precoord organ/neopl term (IM); for X refs FIBROID UTERUS; FIBROIDS, UTERINE & FIBROMA, UTERINE: coord with UTERINE NEOPLASMS (IM)
History Note English:   FIBROIDS, UTERINE was see UTERINE NEOPLASMS 1991-93 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BS blood supply BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid CI chemically induced
CH chemistry CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UL ultrastructure UR urine
VE veterinary VI virology
Record Number:   8069 
Unique Identifier:   D007889 

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