angiosarcoma angiosarcoma

Definition(s):

  • (n) a rare malignant neoplasm arising from vascular tissue; usually occurs in the breast and skin and is believed to originate from the endothelial cells of blood vessels

Usage(s):

  1. Two cases of angiosarcoma have in fact been reported in people whose houses were near a PVC plant in Bridgeport, Conn.
  2. An industry-sponsored study has shown that when mice are exposed to those levels, they develop angiosarcoma.

News

  • Scientist-runner fights to defeat rare cancer

    OXFORD - Every time a sneaker slaps the ground on May 3, Corrie A. Painter moves one step closer to her goal of finding the cure for angiosarcoma.
    on April 13, 2014     Source: Worcester Telegram & Gazette

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