Fibroid Tumor

Known as: Leiomyomatous Tumor, tumor fibroid, Leiomyoma, NOS 
A benign tumor derived from smooth muscle tissue, also known as a fibroid tumor. They rarely occur outside of the UTERUS and the GASTROINTESTINAL… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to quantify the total direct cost to the US health care system for the management of… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Uterine fibroids (leiomyomas) have historically been viewed as important chiefly as the major indication for hysterectomy. As new… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE To assess and report the long-term magnetic resonance (MR) imaging outcomes of fibroid tumors treated with uterine artery… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE To evaluate fibroid uterine volume reduction, symptom relief, and patient satisfaction with uterine artery embolization… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine the safety and efficacy of focused ultrasound surgery with magnetic… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs) are the most common mesenchymal tumors of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. They are… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
PURPOSE To evaluate the safety and short-term efficacy of uterine fibroid embolization (UFE) in patients with symptomatic uterine… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) is the preferred term for mesenchymal tumors specific for the gastrointestinal tract (60… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The interstitial cells of Cajal (ICC) form a complex cell network within the gastrointestinal tract wall where they function as a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Twenty-eight gastric wall tumors classified by light microscopy as leiomyomas or leiomyosarcomas were reevaluated for… (More)
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