granuloma pyogenicum

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granuloma pyogenicum

[‚gran·yə′lō·mə ‚pī·ō′jen·ə·kəm]
(medicine)
A hemangioma with superimposed inflammation on the skin or other epithelial surfaces.
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Lobular capillary haemangioma of the nasal cavity: Observation of three specific cases.
Also known as capillary haemangioma or cavernous haemangioma, they are not a sign of general ill health and can occur anywhere on the skin.