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(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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To the Editor: Lymphangioma circumscriptum (LC) is not a tumor but rather a congenital malformation of the superficial lymphatics.
However, a superficially localized variant, lymphangioma circumscriptum (LC), is known to present in adulthood and is the most common adult-onset form [2, 4].
Lymphangioma circumscriptum of the vulva: a review of the literature.
Lymphangioma circumscriptum following mastectomy and radiation therapy.
(1.) Lymphangioma Circumscriptum in an Adult: An Unusual Oral Presentation C.
Angiokeratomas have been reported to develop over arteriovenous malformations and in the area of lymphangioma circumscriptum following repeated local trauma.
Solitary angiokeratoma developed in one area of lymphangioma circumscriptum. J Korean Med Sci.
A definite lymphatic malformation was present if the patient had lymphangioma circumscriptum, macrocystic disease seen on MRI, or a malformation of lymphatics on lymphoscintigraphy.
Clinically, we made a diagnosis of Granulosis Rubra Nasi, Lymphangioma Circumscriptum, Nevus Comedonicus, and sebaceous gland hyperplasia.