angioblastoma

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angioblastoma

 [an″je-o-blas-to´mah]
a blood vessel tumor arising from the meninges of the brain or spinal cord; called also angioblastic meningioma.
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he·man·gi·o·blas·to·ma

(he-man'jē-ō-blas-tō'mă),
A benign neoplasm frequently arising in the cerebellum composed of capillary vessel-forming endothelial cells and stromal cells; a slowly growing tumor that affects, primarily, middle-aged individuals; increased incidence in von Hippel-Lindau disease.
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angioblastoma

(1) Angiosarcoma.
(2) Giant cell angioblastoma.
(3) Hemangioendothelioma.
(4) Tufted angioma.
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he·man·gi·o·blas·to·ma

(hē-man'jē-ō-blas-tō'mă)
A benign cerebellar neoplasm composed of capillary vessel-forming endothelial cells and stromal cells; a slowly growing tumor that affects, primarily, middle-aged individuals; increased incidence in von Hippel-Lindau disease.
Synonym(s): angioblastoma, Lindau tumor, haemangioblastoma.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012