angiokeratoma

[an-jee-oh-ker-uh-toh-muh]

noun, plural an·gi·o·ker·a·to·mas, an·gi·o·ker·a·to·ma·ta [an-jee-oh-ker-uh-toh-muh-tuh] /ˌæn dʒi oʊˌkɛr əˈtoʊ mə tə/. Pathology.

a skin disease characterized by clusters of dilated blood vessels and by thickened skin, forming warty growths, especially on the scrotum, fingers, and toes.

Origin of angiokeratoma

First recorded in 1965–70; angio- + keratoma
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angiokeratoma in Medicine

angiokeratoma

[ăn′jē-ō-kĕr′ə-tōmə]

n.

An intradermal cavernous hemangioma covered by a wartlike thickening of the horny layer of the epidermis.telangiectatic wart
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