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Definition of the noun adenomyosis
What does adenomyosis mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- the presence of endometrium elsewhere than in the lining of the uterus; causes premenstrual pain and dysmenorrhea
Alternative definition of the noun adenomyosis
- [medicine] A condition characterised by the presence of endometrial tissue in the myometrium, sometimes considered as a form of endometriosis.
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A Practical Algorithmic Approach by Khaled M Elsayes
Adenomyosis is a common gynecological condition, affecting women of the reproductive age group, and is...
A pathognomonic feature of adenomyosis is the presence of submucosal microcysts, which represent islets of ectopic ...
by Botros R. M. B. Rizk
Lyons Introduction Adenomyosis is a common disorder defined by the presence of ectopic endometrial glands and stroma within the myometrium, as well as adjacent myometrial hyperplasia. It most typically presents with one or all ...
by John Reidy, Nigel Hacking, Bruce McLucas
Lohle Abstract Adenomyosis is a benign invasion of endometrium into the myometrium that results in a diffusely enlarged uterus that microscopically exhibits ectopic non-neoplastic endometrial glands and stroma surrounded by the ...
by Diana Barnes
Adenomyosis refers to the abnormal presence of uterine glands within the muscle of the uterus. Similar...
The most efficient and definitive treatment for adenomyosis is a partial or a complete removal of the uterus, although other surgical and ...
by Sanja Kupesic Plavsic
Adenomyosis is the presence of endometrial glandular tissue in the myometrium. Adenomyosis is a cause of secondary dysmenorrhea. Summary/ Investigations Primary dysmenorrhea is diagnosed when no underlying pathology is ...
The Baby Solution (2006)
Your Essential Resource for Overcoming Infertility by Daniel Kenigsberg
Adenomyosis is a condition where glands normally found in the uterine lining occur within the uterine wall. It is like having endometriosis ...
by Shirish N. Daftary & Shyam V. Desai
Adenomyosis is the presence of endometrial glands and stroma in the uterine musculature at a depth of at least 2.5 mm from the basal layer of the endometrium . Prevalence Endometriosis is a gynaecological condition encountered in 7-10% ...
A Complete Self-Help Plan for Improving Health and Well-Being by Valerie Ann Worwood, Julia Stonehouse
ADENOMYOSIS: THE HIDDEN DISEASE Adenomyosis is a disease of the uterus that is sometimes confused with endometriosis. The name comes from adeno, meaning "gland," and myos/s, meaning "muscle." In ade- nomyosis, endometrial ...
Endometriosis by Mala Arora, Vijaya Kumari
“ EPIDEMIOLOGY Uterine adenomyosis is a rather common disease that is poorly understood, because of the ...
A History of Endometriosis (2011)
by Ronald Elmer Batt
Adenomyosis refers to the benign invasion of the uterine musculature by the endometrial mucosa. Endosalpingiosis may be defined as the ...
by E. Malcolm Symonds, Ian M. Symonds, Sabaratnam Arulkumaran
Adenomyosis is a condition characterized by the invasion of endometrial glands and stroma into myometrium with surrounding smooth muscle hyperplasia. It affects around 1% of women and until recently the diagnosis was most commonly ...
by Osama Shawki, Sushma Deshmukh, Luis Alonso Pacheco
Adenomyosis is a benign condition histologically defined as the presence of endometrial glands and stroma within the thickness of the myometrium, with hyperplasia and hypertrophy of the smooth muscle fibers. Some authors call internal ...
Chronic Pelvic Pain (2011)
by Paolo Vercellini
Because adenomyosis is a disorder of the uterus, ovarian conservation is a viable option unless there are contraindications or patient preference indicating otherwise.
Histopathology Specimens (2012)
Clinical, Pathological and Laboratory Aspects by Derek C. Allen, Iain R. Cameron
Adenomyosis: Adenomyosis is a common condition characterized by extension of endometrial glands and stromainto the underlying myometrium. Usually this results in diffuse uterine enlargement, although occasionally well-circumscribed ...
by Jeremy J N Oats, Suzanne Abraham
ADENOMYOSIS. Adenomyosis is the presence of functioning endometrial tissue which has penetrated the myometrium by direct spread from the uterine lining ( Box 35.2). Pathology. The cells that infiltrate the muscle derive mainly from the ...
by Christopher Sutton, G. David Adamson, Kevin D. Jones
Adenomyosis has long been regarded as a close 'cousin' of endometriosis, although the two conditions behave quite differently. Adenomyosis is a relatively common gynecologic disorder, but has often been described as an elusive disease.
Pathologic Basis of Veterinary Disease by James F. Zachary, M. Donald McGavin
Adenomyosis is the presence of endometrium within the myo- metrium, and the effect generally is negligible in domestic animals, which do not menstruate. Adenomyosis is found in the cow, bitch, and queen. It is thought that endometrium is ...
by Patricia Carrascosa
The adenomyosis is a benign pathologic process relatively frequent in the uterus, fundamentally in women between the ages of 30 and 50. It is characterized by the ectopic location of the glands and the endometrial stroma in the thick of the ...
In a Page (2008)
Medicine by Scott Kahan
with old blood, resembling tar or chocolate Adenomyosis is a type of endometriosis in which endometrial tissue is found within the myometrium ( endometriosis interna), resulting in hypertrophy and hyperplasia • ETIOLOGY, EPIDEMIOLOGY, ...
by John R. Haaga, Daniel Boll
Adenomyosis is a common nonneoplastic gynecologic disorder of unknown pathogenesis.219 The condition involves the presence of ectopic endometrial tissue within the myometrium, which induces adjacent smooth muscle hyperplasia.
Expert Consult by Edward T. Bope
Adenomyosis is the presence of endometrial glands and stroma within the myometrium. This disorder is epidemiologically and pathogenically distinct from endometriosis, but the resulting symptoms (and medical treatments) are similar.
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