lymphangioma


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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.
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Noun1.lymphangioma - benign angioma consisting of a mass of lymphatic vessels
angioma - a tumor consisting of a mass of blood or lymphatic vessels
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17] Renal neoplasms are thus classified into renal cell (oncocytoma, papillary adenoma), metanephric, mesenchymal (AML, hemangioma, lymphangioma, leiomyoma, renomedullary interstitial cell tumor), and mixed epithelial and mesenchymal (mixed epithelial and stromal tumor, cystic nephroma) tumors (Table 1).
Primary masses include hemangioma, hemangiosarcoma, lymphangioma, and splenic infarction.
Greg still has a condition lymphangioma but it no longer affects his day-to-day life.
In conclusion if there is splenic vascular proliferation, haemangiomatosis should be taken into consideration as well as lymphangioma, littoral cell angioma, haemangioendothelioma and primary angiosarcoma, peliosis of the spleen and hamartoma.
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It has been reported as an umbrella term that comprises any cystic mass which manifests within the mesentery, including lymphangioma, benign and malignant cystic lymphangioma, enteric duplication cyst, dermoid cyst, and pseudocyst [1].