CAPREOLATE

\kˈapɹɪˌɒle͡ɪt], \kˈapɹɪˌɒle‍ɪt], \k_ˈa_p_ɹ_ɪ__ˌɒ_l_eɪ_t]\
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  • Supplied with tendrils.
1920 - A dictionary of scientific terms.
By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D.
 
  • Tendril-shaped, as the spermatic vessels.
1898 - American pocket medical dictionary
By Willam Alexander Newman Dorland

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Epithelioid Leiomyoma

  • A relatively rare smooth muscle tumor found most frequently in the wall gastrointestinal tract, especially stomach. It similar to other tumors but may become very large and hemorrhage exhibit small cystic areas. Simple excision is almost always curative. (From Dorland, 27th ed; DeVita Jr et al., Cancer: Principles & Practice of Oncology, 3d ed, p1354)
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