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Related to lymphangiectasis: glossotomy, lymphangiectasia
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Noun1.lymphangiectasis - dilatation of a lymph vessel
ectasia, ectasis - dilatation or distension of a hollow organ


, lymphangiectasia
n. linfagiectasis, dilatación de los vasos linfáticos.
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8] Renal biopsy reveals lymphangiectasis and/or lymphatic vessels increases in number in the medulla, cortex, hilum and perinephric tissues.
Thoracic lymphangiomas, lymphangiectasis, lymphangiomatosis, and lymphatic dysplasia syndrome.
Chronic Crohn's disease may damage lymphatic channels and leave patients with lymphangiectasis or lymphangioma and associated scarring and vulvar edema.