medical Definition of angiomyolipoma
- … angiomyolipomas are often part of a syndrome called tuberous sclerosis.
- —Paul G. Donohue, The Star Ledger (Newark, New Jersey), 9 Dec. 1999
- Macroscopic fat within a renal mass, identified by means of CT or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), is diagnostic of angiomyolipoma (a benign mass), unless calcification is present, which would indicate a malignant condition.
- —Inderbir S. Gill, The New England Journal of Medicine,, 18 Feb. 2010