What does myxoma mean?

Definitions for myxomamɪkˈsoʊ mə; -mə tə

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. myxoma(noun)

    a benign tumor of connective tissue containing jellylike material


  1. myxoma(Noun)

    A tumor of primitive connective tissue.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Myxoma(noun)

    a tumor made up of a gelatinous tissue resembling that found in the umbilical cord

  2. Origin: [NL., fr. Gr. mucus + -oma.]


  1. Myxoma

    A myxoma is a tumor of primitive connective tissue. It is the most common primary tumor of the heart in adults, but can also occur in other locations.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Myxoma

    mik-sō′ma, n. a tumour consisting of mucous tissue—also Collonema. [Gr. myxa, mucus.]

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Myxoma

    A benign neoplasm derived from connective tissue, consisting chiefly of polyhedral and stellate cells that are loosely embedded in a soft mucoid matrix, thereby resembling primitive mesenchymal tissue. It occurs frequently intramuscularly where it may be mistaken for a sarcoma. It appears also in the jaws and the skin. (From Stedman, 25th ed)


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of myxoma in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of myxoma in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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