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lymphangioma

[ lim-fan-jee-oh-muh, lim-fan- ]
/ l瑟m藢f忙n d蕭i藞o蕣 m蓹, 藢l瑟m f忙n- /
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noun, plural lym路phan路gi路o路mas, lym路phan路gi路o路ma路ta [lim-fan-jee-oh-muh-tuh, lim-fan-]. /l瑟m藢f忙n d蕭i藞o蕣 m蓹 t蓹, 藢l瑟m f忙n-/. Pathology.
a benign tumor composed of dilated and newly formed lymph vessels.
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Origin of lymphangioma

From New Latin, dating back to 1875鈥80; see origin at lymphangi-, -oma

OTHER WORDS FROM lymphangioma

lym路phan路gi路om路a路tous [lim-fan-jee-om-uh-tuhs, lim-fan-], /l瑟m藢f忙n d蕭i藞蓲m 蓹 t蓹s, 藢l瑟m f忙n-/, adjective
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How to use lymphangioma in a sentence

  • Angioma, lymphangioma, and neuroma are described with the disease of the individual tissues.

    Manual of Surgery|Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles

Medical definitions for lymphangioma

lymphangioma
[ l沫m-f膬n鈥瞛膿-艒m蓹 ]

n.
A benign tumorlike mass of lymphatic vessels or channels that vary in size, are frequently greatly dilated, and are lined with normal endothelial cells.
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