• Uterine Fibroids Glossary of Terms

Glossary of Terms
  • Benign: refers to a condition, tumor, or growth that is not cancerous. It does not spread to other parts of the body or destroy nearby tissue.
  • Serous Layer: The layer which produces serum, which is a protein-rich fluid.
  • Mucous Layer: The layer which secrets mucus.
  • Intra-Mural: It means within the wall.
  • Immune System: The system of organs and processes of the body that provide resistance to and protection from infection and toxins. Organs include thymus, bone marrow, and lymph nodes.
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