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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.
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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.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
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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.
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hemangioma

n hemangioma m; cavernous — hemangioma cavernoso
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Sclerosing hemangioma (histiocytoma, xanthoma) of the lung.
Bone metastasis in pulmonary sclerosing hemangioma. Korean J Intern Med 2015;30:928-30.
The pathologic features were consistent with sclerosing hemangioma. The postoperative course was uneventful, and the patient was discharged on postoperative day 10.
Pulmonary sclerosing hemangioma is an uncommon benign tumor of the lung; however, on rare occasions it can arise from the pulmonary hilar region.
All resected cases of sclerosing hemangioma from our institution as well as the authors' consultation files were reviewed (n = 6).
Here, we report that a case of thyroid fibrosarcoma with pulmonary and subcutaneous fat metastasis coexisting with solitary pulmonary sclerosing hemangioma (PSH) in lung.
Pulmonary sclerosing hemangioma (PSH), a thoracic tumor, was first described by Liebow and Hubbell [sup][1] in 1956.
Sclerosing hemangioma, first described by Liebow and Hubbell (1) in 1956, is an uncommon lung tumor initially thought to be of vascular origin.
There is evidence that sclerosing hemangioma of the lung shows evidence of type II pneumocyte differentiation (Figure):
Sclerosing hemangioma of the lung: an immunohistochemical study of intermediate filaments and endothelial markers.
Like sclerosing hemangiomas, alveolar adenomas are usually solitary nodules, seen more commonly in women.