TITLE

leiomyosarcoma

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1220
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "leiomyosarcoma". It refers to a combined leiomyoma and sarcoma. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21233943

 

Related Articles

  • leiomyoma.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1220 

    A definition of the medical term "leiomyoma". It refers to a myoma consisting principally of smooth muscle tissue. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.

  • fibromyoma.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p797 

    A definition of the medical term "fibromyoma" is presented. Fibromyoma refers to a fibrous tissue myoma or a fibroid tumor of the uterus that contains more fibrous than muscle tissue. The term originated from the word "oma" which means tumor. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic...

  • neurosarcoma.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1463 

    A definition of the medical term "neurosarcoma" is presented. Neurosarcoma refers to a sarcoma containing neuromatous components. It comes from the words "neuron," which means nerve, and "oma," which means tumor. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by...

  • sarcomatoid.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1943 

    A definition of the term "sarcomatoid" is presented. It means resembling a sarcoma.

  • sarcomatosis.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1943 

    A definition of the term "sarcomatosis" is presented. It refers to a condition marked by the presence and spread of a sarcoma.

  • sarcomatous.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1943 

    A definition of the term "sarcomatous" is presented. It refers to a sarcoma.

  • fibromyxosarcoma.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p797 

    A definition of the medical term "fibromyxosarcoma" is presented. Fibromyxosarcoma refers to a sarcoma containing fibrous and myxoid tissue or a sarcoma that has undergone mucoid degeneration. The term originated from the words "sarkos" which means flesh and "oma" which means tumor. The...

  • gliosarcoma.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p886 

    A definition of the medical term "gliosarcoma" is presented, which refers to a glioma combined with fusiform sarcoma cells.

  • leukosarcoma.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1233 

    A definition of the medical term "leukosarcoma" is presented. It refers to a variant of malignant lymphoma in which the blood cells become leukemic. The term originated from the words "leukos" which means white, "sarx" which means flesh and "oma" which means tumor. The definition is from the...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics