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Disease Fibromatosis, Abdominal

Name Fibromatosis, Abdominal
Synonyms Abdominal Fibromatoses | Abdominal Fibromatosis | Fibromatoses, Abdominal
Definition A relatively large mass of unusually firm scarlike connective tissue resulting from active participation of fibroblasts, occurring most frequently in the abdominal muscles of women who have borne children. The fibroblasts infiltrate surrounding muscle and fascia. (Stedman, 25th ed)
Categories Cancer
MeSH® ID D018221

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DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Histologic Type Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms, Connective and Soft Tissue Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms, Connective Tissue Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Neoplasms, Fibrous Tissue Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Fibroma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Fibromatosis, Abdominal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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