• synonyms

angioma serpiginosum

[ sər-pĭj′ə-nōsəm ]


The presence of rings of red dots on the skin that are due to proliferation and subsequent atrophy of superficial capillaries.essential telangiectasia

Nearby words

angiolith, angiology, angiolupoid, angiolysis, angioma, angioma serpiginosum, angiomatoid, angiomatosis, angiomatous, angiomegaly, angiomyolipoma
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