lymphangiosarcoma

[ lĭm-făn′jē-ō-sär-kōmə ]

n.

An angiosarcoma in which the tumor cells originate from the endothelial cells of lymphatic vessels.

Nearby words

  1. lymphangiography,
  2. lymphangiology,
  3. lymphangioma,
  4. lymphangiophlebitis,
  5. lymphangioplasty,
  6. lymphangiotomy,
  7. lymphangitis,
  8. lymphapheresis,
  9. lymphatic,
  10. lymphatic corpuscle


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