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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
adenoma +   
alveolar soft part sarcoma  
ameloblastoma +   
angiomyolipoma +   
benign glioma +   
benign mastocytoma +  
chondroma +   
gastric teratoma +  
gonadoblastoma +  
granular cell tumor +   
hemangioma +   
inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor +   
leiomyoma +   
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.
lipoma +   
muscle benign neoplasm +   
muscle cancer +   
musculoskeletal system benign neoplasm +   
papilloma +   
skeletal muscle neoplasm +   
squamous cell neoplasm +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: Fibroid ;   Fibroid Tumor ;   Fibroid Tumors ;   Fibroid Uterus ;   Fibroids ;   Fibromyoma ;   Fibromyomas ;   Leiomyomas ;   Uterine Fibroma ;   Uterine Fibromas ;   leiomyomatous neoplasm ;   leiomyomatous tumor
Primary IDs: MESH:D007889
Alternate IDs: RDO:0005971
Definition Sources: MESH:D007889, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cancer, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leiomyoma

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