hemangioma

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Related to capillary hemangioma: Port wine stain, cavernous hemangioma

he·man·gi·o·ma

 (hĭ-măn′jē-ō′mə)
n. pl. he·man·gi·o·mas also he·man·gi·o·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A benign skin lesion consisting of dense, usually elevated masses of dilated blood vessels.

an•gi•o•ma

(ˌæn dʒiˈoʊ mə)

n., pl. -mas, -ma•ta (-mə tə)
a benign tumor consisting chiefly of dilated or newly formed blood vessels (hemangioma) or lymph vessels (lymphangioma).
[1870–75; < Greek angeî(on) vessel (see angio-) + -oma]
an`gi•om′a•tous (-ˈɒm ə təs, -ˈoʊ mə-) adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hemangioma - benign angioma consisting of a mass of blood vessels; some appear as birthmarks
angioma - a tumor consisting of a mass of blood or lymphatic vessels
strawberry haemangioma, strawberry hemangioma - a congenital bright red superficial vascular tumor resembling a strawberry; tends to decrease in size during childhood
Translations

he·man·gi·o·ma

n. hemangioma, tumor benigno formado por vasos capilares en racimo que producen una marca de nacimiento de color rojo púrpura en la piel.

hemangioma

n hemangioma m; cavernous — hemangioma cavernoso
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On the basis of these characteristic morphological and immunohistochemical findings, the diagnosis of testicular capillary hemangioma made.
The final histologic diagnosis was a capillary hemangioma.
Pathologic examination revealed that the mass was a lobular capillary hemangioma that was marked by extensive ulceration, hemorrhage, and necrosis.
3-7] Several retrospective studies on patients who presented with Kasabach-Merritt syndrome have revealed that what was originally diagnosed as a capillary hemangioma may often be better described as a Kaposiform hemangioendothelioma.
The pathologic diagnosis was a focally ulcerated capillary hemangioma.
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Due to increasing in size, surgical excision was performed; the final pathology confirmed the diagnosis of capillary hemangioma.
Illustrated with full-color photographs, the remaining chapters cover imaging techniques; laser treatment; and management of specific conditions including capillary hemangioma of infancy, and small channel low flow vascular/orbital/venous/vascular brain/arterial and artriovenous malformations.
Sure enough, the next day the consultant told us "Olivia has extensive capillary hemangioma.
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Capillary hemangioma of the endometrium: a case report and review of the literature.