Definition: 'Capillary Hemangioma'
capillary hemangiomaType: Term
1. an overgrowth of capillary blood vessels, seen most commonly in the skin, at or soon after birth, as a soft bright red to purple nodule or plaque that usually disappears by the fifth year. The most common type of hemangioma.
The definition information for capillary hemangioma is provided by Stedman's. You can search our medical dictionary here.