rhabdomyoma

rhabdomyoma

[rab-doh-mahy-oh-muh]
noun, plural rhabdomyomas, rhabdomyomata [rab-doh-mahy-oh-muh-tuh] . Pathology.
a benign tumor made up of striated muscular tissue.
Compare leiomyoma.


Origin:
1875–80; rhabdo- + myoma

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rhabdomyoma (ˌræbdəʊmaɪˈəʊmə)
 
n , pl -mas, -mata
pathol a benign tumour of striated muscle
 
[C19: from New Latin, from Greek rhabdos a rod + myoma]

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rhabdomyoma rhab·do·my·o·ma (rāb'dō-mī-ō'mə)
n.
A benign tumor derived from striated muscle.

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