endometrioma

[ĕn′dō-mē′trē-ōmə]

n.

A circumscribed mass of endometrial tissue occurring outside the uterus in endometriosis.

Nearby words

  1. endomembrane,
  2. endometrial stromal sarcoma,
  3. endometrioid,
  4. endometrioid carcinoma,
  5. endometrioid tumor,
  6. endometriosis,
  7. endometritis,
  8. endometrium,
  9. endomitosis,
  10. endomixis


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