noun, plural my·e·lo·mas, my·e·lo·ma·ta [mahy-uh-loh-muh-tuh] /ˌmaɪ əˈloʊ mə tə/. Pathology.
Examples from the Web for myeloma
In many respects the X-ray appearances resemble those of myeloma.
The myeloma is also to be diagnosed from chondroma, from sarcoma, and from osteomyelitis fibrosa cystica.
New growths include the fibroma, the myxoma, the myeloma or giant-celled tumour, and various forms of sarcoma.
The majority would appear to be the result of changes in a sarcoma, endothelioma, or myeloma.
British Dictionary definitions for myeloma
noun plural -mas or -mata (-mətə)
Word Origin and History for myeloma
1857, from comb. form of Greek myelos "marrow" + -oma.