Angiosarcoma



malignant overgrowth of vascular tissue.

angiosarcoma an·gi·o·sar·co·ma (ān’jē-ō-sär-kō’mə)
n.
A rare malignant tumor occurring most often in the breast and skin and believed to originate from the endothelial cells of blood vessels.

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