Definition of Lipoma. Meaning of Lipoma. Synonyms of Lipoma

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Definition of Lipoma

Lipoma
Lipoma Li*po"ma (l[i^]*p[=o]"m[.a]), n. [NL., from Gr. li`pos fat + -oma.] (Med.) A tumor consisting of fat or adipose tissue. -- Li*pom"a*tous (-p[o^]m"[.a]*t[u^]s), a.

Meaning of Lipoma from wikipedia

- A lipoma is a benign tumor made of fat tissue. They are generally soft to the touch, movable, and painless. They usually occur just under the skin, but...
- Ultrasonography is may not be able to distinguish a liposarcoma from a benign lipoma, and therefore, MRI is the initial imaging of choice. Medical ultrasonography...
- by Gery in 1914. This lesion has been called a fetal lipoma, lipoma of embryonic fat or a lipoma of immature fat. Patients present with a slow-growing...
- has 3 children, two sons and a daughter. In 1995, Kraft married Patricia Lipoma in a Jewish ceremony at the Chestnut Hill home of his parents. She is a...
- Chondroid lipomas are deep-seated, firm, yellow tumors that characteristically occur on the legs of women. They exhibit a characteristic translocation...
- Popper"January 3, 2018 (2018-01-03)1.11 Angelina of Sacramento, California has a large lipoma under her left breast that has affected her self-esteem for the past six...
- Spindle cell lipoma is an asymptomatic, slow-growing subcutaneous tumor that has a predilection for the posterior back, neck, and shoulders of older men...
- Lipomatous Lipoma/liposarcoma Myelolipoma Myxoid liposarcoma PEComa Angiomyolipoma Chondroid lipoma Intradermal spindle cell lipoma Pleomorphic lipoma Lipoblastomatosis...
- autosomal dominant condition in which multiple lipomas are present on the body. Many discrete, encapsulated lipomas form on the trunk and extremities, with relatively...
- include: Benign lipoblastomatosis, a tumor, also known as an embryonic lipoma, which usually occurs in children under three years old. This is the tumor...
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