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  • n. The presence of multiple fibromas

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The development of fibroid tumors.

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Examples

  • In certain cases of macroglossia in children, the lesion has been found to be a fibromatosis of the nerves of the tongue, analogous to the plexiform neuroma.

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  • It's a castle made of wood and stones where he'll be able to wage wars with friends, hold Boy Scout meetings and spend some quiet time as he faces a second round of chemotherapy in his battle with desmoid fibromatosis, a rare condition that caused an aggressive tumor in his upper right arm.

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  • David has spent the past five years battling desmoid fibromatosis, a rare condition that caused a benign fibroid tumor in his upper right arm.

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  • He has a tumor that grows as he grows, but his family is doing everything they can to raise money for research so that others don't have to suffer. 13-year-old Austin Conrad, from Fleetwood, and his mom, Corinne are joining me in the studio this morning to talk to us about a rare condition called aggressive juvenile fibromatosis.

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