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Disease Lipedema

Name Lipedema
Synonyms Lipedemas | Lipoedema | Lipoedemas | Lipolymphedema | Lipolymphedemas
Definition Disorder of adipose tissue characterized by symmetric and bilateral enlargement of the lower extremities due to abnormal deposition of SUBCUTANEOUS FAT often in obese women. It is associated with HEMATOMA, pain and may progress to secondary LYMPHEDEMA which is known as lipolymphedema.
Categories Connective tissue disease
MeSH® ID D065134

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