Definition of Hemangioma

1. Noun. Benign angioma consisting of a mass of blood vessels; some appear as birthmarks.

Exact synonyms: Haemangioma
Generic synonyms: Angioma
Specialized synonyms: Strawberry Haemangioma, Strawberry Hemangioma

Definition of Hemangioma

1. Noun. (pathology) A congenital, benign tumor of endothelial cells. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Hemangioma

1. [n -MATA or -MAS]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hemangioma

hemagglutinating
hemagglutination
hemagglutinations
hemagglutinin
hemagglutinins
hemagog
hemagogs
hemal
hemal arch
heman
hemangioblast
hemangioblastic
hemangioblastoma
hemangioblastomas
hemangioblasts
hemangioma simplex
hemangiomas
hemangiomata
hemangiopericytoma
hemangiopericytomas
hemangiopericytomata
hemaphaein
hemapophysis
hemarthroses
hemarthrosis
hemastatics
hematal
hematein
hemateins

Literary usage of Hemangioma

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1. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease by American Neurological Association, Philadelphia Neurological Society, Chicago Neurological Society, New York Neurological Association, Boston Society of Psychiatry and Neurology (1920)
"A CASE OF hemangioma CAVERNOSUM OF CEREBRUM BY S. ... It is not uncommon for the patient to show hemangioma telangiectasia or capillary ..."

2. Surgical Operations with Local Anesthesia by Arthur Emanuel Hertzler (1916)
"Incision about a hemangioma. The beveled incision furnishes a broad surface for the Thiersch graft. follows : one infiltrates a line i cm. about the base of ..."

3. A Manual of Pathology by Guthrie McConnell (1920)
"hemangioma is a tumor made up of blood-vessels separated by a small amount of connective tissue. ..."

4. Principles of Surgery by Worcester Allen Bryan (1913)
"CHAPTER XXXIX ANGIOMA (hemangioma) Definition.—An angioma is a tumor made up of new-formed blood-vessels. Classification. ..."

5. Pathology and bacteriology for dental students by Guthrie McConnell (1915)
"hemangioma is a tumor made up of blood-vessels separated by a small amount of connective tissue. ..."

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