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an·gi·o·ma

 (ăn′jē-ō′mə)
n. pl. an·gi·o·mas or an·gi·o·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A tumor composed chiefly of lymph and blood vessels.

an′gi·o′ma·tous (-ō′mə-təs, -ŏm′ə-) adj.
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angioma

(ˌændʒɪˈəʊmə)
n, pl -mas or -mata (-mətə)
(Pathology) a tumour consisting of a mass of blood vessels (haemangioma) or a mass of lymphatic vessels (lymphangioma)
ˌangiˈomatous adj
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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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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.angioma - a tumor consisting of a mass of blood or lymphatic vessels
angiopathy - any disease of the blood vessels or lymph ducts
neoplasm, tumor, tumour - an abnormal new mass of tissue that serves no purpose
haemangioma, hemangioma - benign angioma consisting of a mass of blood vessels; some appear as birthmarks
lymphangioma - benign angioma consisting of a mass of lymphatic vessels
spider angioma, spider nevus, vascular spider - a dilation of superficial capillaries with a central red dot from which blood vessels radiate
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Translations

angioma

n angioma m; cherry — hemangioma m capilar; spider — araña vascular, angioma aracniforme
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The treatment is used for a wide range of skin issues, including sunspots, scars, cherry angiomas, milia, verrucae, skin tags, and warts.
Burke, "Eruptive cherry angiomas and irritant symptoms after one acute exposure to the glycol ether solvent 2-butoxyethanol," Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, vol.
Various dermatoses more commonly associated with DM observed were multiple acrochordons (9%), followed by acanthosis nigricans (7.5%), (Figure 4) and cherry angiomas (5%), (Table 3).
Unlike what the literature suggests, our data showed only few cases of acanthosis nigricans as well as cherry angiomas. Further study needs to be done in this regard to establish the relationship of acanthosis nigricans and Campbell de Morgan spot.
A computer scientist from a local university, he displayed a big collection of cherry angiomas on his torso, front, and back.