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Disease Lipoma

Name Lipoma
Synonyms Atypical Lipoma | Atypical Lipomas | Fatty Tumor | Fatty Tumors | Hibernoma | Hibernomas | Lipoma, Atypical | Lipoma, Pleomorphic | Lipomas | Lipomas, Atypical | Lipomas, Pleomorphic | Lipomata | Lipomatas | Lipomatosis, Multiple | Pleomorphic Lipoma | Pleomorphic Lipomas | Tumor, Fatty | Tumors, Fatty
Definition A benign tumor composed of fat cells (ADIPOCYTES). It can be surrounded by a thin layer of connective tissue (encapsulated), or diffuse without the capsule.
Categories Cancer
MeSH® ID D008067
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DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Histologic Type Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms, Connective and Soft Tissue Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms, Adipose Tissue Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Lipoma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Lipoma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Congenital Lipomatous Overgrowth, Vascular Malformations, and Epidermal Nevi
  Lipoblastoma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Lipoma of the Conjunctiva
  LIPOMATOSIS, MULTIPLE
  Lipomatous hemangiopericytoma
  Median cleft lip, corpus callosum, lipoma, and skin polyps
  Nasopalpebral lipoma coloboma syndrome