Definition of myxomatous in English:

myxomatous

adjective

Medicine
  • See myxoma

    • ‘The embolic material can be either myxomatous fragments of tumor or thrombi from the tumor surface.’
    • ‘At the far end of the spectrum, patients may have the true disease of mitral valve prolapse, with thickened, redundant, floppy mitral valve leaflets and myxomatous proliferation.’
    • ‘The tumor showed areas of fibrillar collagenous bands and myxomatous degeneration.’
    • ‘The cut surface of the tumor was white and firm, although myxomatous areas were also present at the center of the tumor.’
    • ‘The stroma itself was myxomatous with numerous calciferous bodies and occasional ganglion cells in clusters.’

Pronunciation

myxomatous

/mɪkˈsɒmətəs/