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hemangiopericytoma

noun hem·an·gio·peri·cy·to·ma
variants: or chiefly British haemangiopericytoma play \-jē-ō-ˌper-ə-ˌsī-ˈtō-mə\

medical Definition of hemangiopericytoma

plural hemangiopericytomas also hemangiopericytomata play \-mət-ə\
: a vascular tumor composed of spindle cells that are held to be derived from pericytes called also perithelioma

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