cavernous hemangioma

n.

A vascular tumor composed of large dilated blood vessels and containing large blood-filled spaces, due to dilation and thickening of the walls of the capillary loops.cavernous angioma

Nearby words

  1. critical mass,
  2. critical organ,
  3. critical path analysis,
  4. critical period,
  5. critical point,
  6. critical ratio,
  7. critical region,
  8. critical state,
  9. critical temperature,
  10. critical thinking


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