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Disseminated peritoneal leiomyomatosis

Disease definition

Disseminated peritoneal leiomyomatosis (DPL) is characterized by the proliferation of multiple benign smooth muscle cell-containing nodules in the peritoneal cavity.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • DPL
    • Diffuse peritoneal leiomyomatosis
    • LPD
    • Leiomyomatosis peritonealis disseminate
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Unknown 
  • Age of onset: Adult
  • ICD-10: D20.1
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 12843
  • MedDRA: -

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