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a tumor consisting of a mass of blood or lymphatic vessels

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Cavernous malformation (CM), also known as cavernous angioma, cavernous hemangioma or cavernoma, is a highly vascular lesion that can be found anywhere in the body.
Cavernous angiomas of the cauda equina: case report and review of the literature.
131 Cases of cavernous angioma (cavernomas) of the CNS, discovered by retrospective analysis of 24,535 autopsies.
His cavernous angioma, which is a dilated vein, has been taken away," said Jorge Guerrero, doctor for the Texas Boxing Commission.
Analysis of imaging studies indicated that the tinnitus was likely caused by an acute hemorrhage of a small cavernous angioma that was located adjacent to the contralateral primary auditory cortex.
The patient was treated for a cavernous angioma, a rare disorder of the capillaries and smallest veins, which was located in one part of her brain.
Cystic cerebral cavernous angioma with dense calcification.