[ fī-brō′mə-tō′sĭs ]
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The occurrence of multiple fibromas, with a relatively large distribution.
Abnormal hyperplasia of a fibrous tissue.
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Example sentences from the Web for fibromatosis
This overgrowth may result in the formation of a circumscribed tumour, or may take the form of a diffuse fibromatosis.
There are other types of neuro-fibromatosis which require brief mention.