Descriptor English: Fibroma
Descriptor Spanish: Fibroma
Descriptor fibroma
Entry term(s) fibromatosis
Scope note: Tumor benigno de tejido conectivo fibroso o completamente desarrollado.
Descriptor Portuguese: Fibroma
Descriptor French: Fibrome
Entry term(s): Fibromas
Tree number(s): C04.557.450.565.590.340
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A benign tumor of fibrous or fully developed connective tissue.
Annotation: not for uterine fibroma ( = LEIOMYOMA + UTERINE NEOPLASMS); note entry term FIBROMATOSIS but FIBROMATOSIS, ABDOMINAL; FIBROMATOSIS, AGGRESSIVE, and FIBROMATOSIS, GINGIVAL are available; coord IM with precoord organ/neopl term (IM)
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
BS blood supply
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UL ultrastructure
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Related: Tuberous Sclerosis MeSH
DeCS ID: 5486
Unique ID: D005350
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2001/07/25
Fibroma - Preferred
Concept UI M0008445
Scope note A benign tumor of fibrous or fully developed connective tissue.
Preferred term Fibroma
Entry term(s) Fibromas
Myxofibroma - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0008447
Preferred term Myxofibroma
Entry term(s) Fibromyxoma
Fibromatosis - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0008446
Preferred term Fibromatosis
Entry term(s) Fibromatoses

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