fibroepithelioma fi·bro·ep·i·the·li·o·ma (fī’brō-ěp’ə-thē’lē-ō’mə)
A skin tumor composed of fibrous tissue intersected by thin bands of basal cells of the epidermis.
fibrofolliculoma fi·bro·fol·lic·u·lo·ma (fī’brō-fə-lĭk’yə-lō’mə) n. A neoplastic proliferation of the fibrous sheath of the hair follicle, with solid extensions of the epithelium of the follicular infundibulum.
[fahy-broid] /ˈfaɪ brɔɪd/ adjective 1. resembling fiber or fibrous tissue. 2. composed of fibers, as a tumor. noun 3. . 4. . /ˈfaɪbrɔɪd/ adjective 1. (anatomy) (of structures or tissues) containing or resembling fibres noun 2. a benign tumour, composed of fibrous and muscular tissue, occurring in the wall of the uterus and often causing […]
- Fibroid adenoma
fibroid adenoma n. See fibroadenoma.
- Fibroid cataract
fibroid cataract n. A sclerotic hardening of the lenticular capsule, following exudative iridocyclitis. Also called fibrinous cataract.