What are glomangiomas?

Also known as: glomus tumors, glomus cell tumors.

Glomus bodies are a blood component that help regulate the temperature of the skin. If glomus bodies collect together and form painful clusters that are visible beneath the skin, these are known as glomangiomas.


Reviewed by: Ana Margarita Duarte, MD

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