cirsoid


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cirsoid

 [ser´soid]
resembling a varix.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

var·ic·i·form

(var-is'i-fōrm, vă-ris'ĭ-fōrm),
Resembling a varix.
Synonym(s): cirsoid, varicoid
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cirsoid

Resembling a varicose vein.
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"Cirsoid" variant are described as having a tortuous knotted appearance of multiple arterial vessels with interconnecting fistula.
Brooks, "Two cases of an abnormal coronary artery of the heart arising from the pulmonary artery: with some remarks upon the effect of this anomaly in producing cirsoid dilatation of the vessels," Journal of Anatomy and Physiology, vol.
The treatment of cavernous haemangiomas and cirsoid aneurysms by the injection of boiling water.
Dieulafoy disease is also known as Dieulafoy lesion or ulcer, caliber persistent artery, gastric aneurysm, gastric arteriosclerosis, submucosal arterial malformation, cirsoid aneurysm, and solitary exulceration simplex.
DL lesion has also been given other names: caliber-persistent artery, gastric arteriosclerosis, cirsoid aneurysm, and submucosal arterial malformation.