nonmalignant tumor of connective tissue
A benign tumour of fibrous connective tissue.
a tumor consisting mainly of fibrous tissue, or of same modification of such tissue
Origin: [NL. See Fiber, and -oma.]
Fibromas are benign tumors that are composed of fibrous or connective tissue. They can grow in all organs, arising from mesenchyme tissue. The term "fibroblastic" or "fibromatous" is used to describe tumors of the fibrous connective tissue. When the term fibroma is used without modifier, it is usually considered benign, with the term fibrosarcoma reserved for malignant tumors.
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A benign tumor of fibrous or fully developed connective tissue.
The numerical value of fibroma in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of fibroma in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
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