angiectasis


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angiectasis

 [an″je-ek´tah-sis]
abnormal, often extreme, dilatation of a blood or lymphatic vessel. See also lymphangiectasis and vasodilation. adj., adj angiectat´ic.

an·gi·ec·ta·si·a

, angiectasis (an'jē-ek-tā'zē-ă, -ek'tă-sis),
Dilation of a lymphatic or blood vessel.
[angio- + G. ektasis, a stretching]

angiectasis

/an·gi·ec·ta·sis/ (-ek´tah-sis) gross dilatation and often lengthening of a blood or lymph vessel.angiectat´ic

an·gi·ec·ta·si·a

, angiectasis (an'jē-ek-tā'zē-ă, -ek'tă-sis)
Dilation of a lymphatic or blood vessel.
[angio- + G. ektasis, a stretching]

angiectasis

dilatation of a vessel.