- Obsolete term for a tumefaction resulting from abnormal proliferation of Schwann cells, in which focal or diffuse degenerative changes result in portions that resemble primitive mesenchymal tissue.
- Obsolete term for a neurilemoma, meningioma, or glioma in which the stroma is myxomatous in nature.
[myxo- + G. neuron, nerve, + -oma, tumor]
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Examples: glitazone, GI cocktail, etc.