hemangioendothelioma

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hemangioendothelioma

[hē¦mān·jē·ō‚en·dō‚thē·lē ′ō·mə]
(medicine)
A malignant tumor composed of anoplastic endothelial cells. Also known as hemangiosarcoma.
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