|proliferating systematised angioendotheliomatosis||medical dictionary|
A rare generalised cutaneous and visceral intracapillary proliferation of endothelial cells, with vascular thrombosis and obstruction. The condition has been divided into a benign reactive type and a rapidly fatal neoplastic type; however, most of the latter cases have been shown to be intravascular large-cell lymphomas.
(05 Mar 2000)
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