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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
vascular cancer +     
angiosarcoma +   
aortic malignant tumor 
carotid body cancer 
A vascular cancer that is characterized by an encapsulated, firm round mass at the bifurcation of the common carotid artery. (DO)
malignant hemangioma +  
perivascular tumor +   
pulmonary artery choriocarcinoma 
pulmonary artery leiomyosarcoma 
pulmonary vein leiomyosarcoma 
superior vena cava angiosarcoma 
superior vena cava leiomyosarcoma 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: malignant Carotid body Paraganglioma ;   malignant carotid body tumor
Related Synonyms: cancer of carotid body
Xrefs: NCI:C3574
Definition Sources: http://www.wrongdiagnosis.com/medical/carotid_body_tumor.htm

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