vascular leiomyoma

vas·cu·lar lei·o·my·o·ma

a markedly vascular leiomyoma, apparently arising from the smooth muscle of blood vessels.

vascular leiomyoma

a neoplasm that has developed from smooth muscle fibers of a blood vessel.

angioleiomyoma

(1) A benign smooth muscle tumour that can occur any place in the body, arising in the tunica media of vessel walls as a nodular subcutaneous nodule; more common on the lower leg of middle-aged women.
(2) A skin lesion consisting of a solitary deeply eosinophilic well-circumscribed nodule in the deep dermis of acral skin which histologically consists of spindled cells.

vas·cu·lar lei·o·my·o·ma

(vas'kyū-lăr lī'ō-mī-ō'mă)
A benign neoplasm arising from the smooth muscle of blood vessels and characterized by marked vascularity.
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Haemangioma, vascular leiomyoma, lymphoma or metastasis should be considered in the differential if the lesion is located elsewhere.
Angiomyolipomas may mimic lipoleiomyoma, degenerated myoma and vascular leiomyoma with a fat component (16).
Histologically, three types of leiomyomas are present: epithelioid leiomyoma, solid -form leiomyoma, and vascular leiomyoma (angiomyomas or angioleiomyomas) (5, 6).
Angioleiomyoma, also known as vascular leiomyoma or angiomyoma, was first described by Stout et al, (1) in 1937.
Angioleiomyoma (AL), otherwise known as vascular leiomyoma, is a rare variant of leiomyoma (LM) originating from smooth muscle cells and containing thick-walled vessels.
The differential diagnosis of this lesion includes fibrous histiocytoma, Malignant fibrous histocytoma, synovial sarcoma, other stromal sarcomas, juxtaglomerular tumor, vascular leiomyoma, juvenile hemangioma and lobular capillary hemangioma.
Vascular leiomyoma of the nasal cavity: case report and review of the literature.
Duinslaeger L, Viererdeels T, Wylock P: Vascular leiomyoma of the hand.
We report an unusual case of a recurrent laryngeal vascular leiomyoma in a 64-year-old woman who also had a concurrent parathyroid adenoma and a history of breast carcinoma.
Vascular leiomyoma of the inferior turbinate--Report of a case and review of the literature.
Angioleiomyomas, also known as angiomas and vascular leiomyomas, account for 5% of all benign soft-tissue tumors; they commonly occur in patients between the fourth and sixth decades of life.