angiosarcoma


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an·gi·o·sar·co·ma

 (ăn′jē-ō-sär-kō′mə)
n.
A malignant tumor arising from vascular tissue.

angiosarcoma

(ˌændʒɪəʊsɑːˈkəʊmə)
n
a rare, malignant tumour which grows rapidly in the blood vessels
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.angiosarcoma - a rare malignant neoplasm arising from vascular tissue; usually occurs in the breast and skin and is believed to originate from the endothelial cells of blood vessels
malignant neoplasm, malignant tumor, metastatic tumor - a tumor that is malignant and tends to spread to other parts of the body
Translations

an·gi·o·sar·co·ma

n. angiosarcoma, neoplasma maligno que se origina en las células epiteliales de los vasos sanguíneos.

angiosarcoma

n angiosarcoma m
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