noun. nonmalignant tumor of connective tissue.
- nonmalignant neoplasm
- fibroid tumor
- nonmalignant tumour
- benign tumor
- nonmalignant tumor
Example sentences of the word fibroma
1. Noun, singular or mass
Atlantadentist.com notes that the most common type of bump found on the tongue is called fibroma and is a benign condition.
2. Verb, base form
Older female boxers are especially prone to fibroma, as are Boston terriers, Doberman pinschers, golden retrievers and fox terriers.
Fibroma durum tumors feel firm to the touch, while fibroma molle tumors feel soft.