Definition of Leiomyomata

1. Noun. (plural of leiomyoma) ¹

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Definition of Leiomyomata

1. leiomyoma [n] - See also: leiomyoma

Medical Definition of Leiomyomata

1. Multiple leiomyomas, often referred to as uterine fibroids. Uterine fibroids can cause pelvic pain and irregular vaginal bleeding in some females. (27 Sep 1997)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Leiomyomata

leiger
leigers
leigh disease
leightonite
leinamycin
leint
leinted
leinting
leints
leio-
leiodermia
leiomyofibroma
leiomyoma cutis
leiomyomas
leiomyomatosis
leiomyomectomy
leiomyosarcoma
leiomyosarcomas
leiomyosarcomata
leiotonin
leiotrichi
leiotrichous
leipoa
leipoas
leipothymic
leir
leired
leiring

Literary usage of Leiomyomata

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1. Text-book of General Pathology and Pathological Anatomy by Richard Thoma (1896)
"leiomyomata may be formed in all parts of the muscular wall of the uterus, ... In a few rare cases leiomyomata of the uterus pass into spindle-celled ..."

2. Surgery, Gynecology & Obstetrics by The American College of Surgeons, Franklin H. Martin Memorial Foundation (1920)
"in the umbilical cord, namely loose connective- tissue cells widely separated by a viscid, opalescent, mucoid substance. leiomyomata These tumors, also ..."

3. The American Gynaecological and Obstetrical Journal (1897)
"It seems to be well established that leiomyomata arise by hyper- genesis, and their tendency is, certainly, to become isolated, to that extent that they ..."

4. Diseases of the Skin: A Textbook for Students and Practitioners by J. M. H. MacLeod (1921)
"The multiple cutaneous leiomyomata, though rarer than the more deeply-seated solitary growths, are of more interest to the dermatologist than the ..."

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