lipomatosis


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lipomatosis

(lɪˌpəʊməˈtəʊsɪs)
n
(Pathology) a genetic disorder which manifests itself in the abnormal growth of fat
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Noun1.lipomatosis - pathology in which fat accumulates in lipomas in the body
pathology - any deviation from a healthy or normal condition
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lip·o·ma·to·sis

n. lipomatosis.
1. condición causada por depósito excesivo de grasa;
2. lipomas múltiples.
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Among them, epidural lipomatosis usually occurs in obese people, patients with a history of corticosteroid use, and those with an endocrinopathy.
Other paravertebral masses are less common but include vascular abnormalities (Figure 16), small round blue cell malignancies (Ewing's sarcoma, lymphoma and rhabdomyosarcoma), extramedullary hematopoiesis, and lipomatosis.
Classic form of nevus lipomatosis cutaneous superficialis of vulva.
Keywords: Giant lipoma, lipomatosis, benign tumor, face and neck.
The adipose deposits sparing the distal extremities in this patient were consistent with so-called Multiple Symmetric Lipomatosis (MSL), also known as Madelung's disease.
Lipoma is the most common benign soft-tissue tumor, but familial multiple lipomatosis (FML) is very rare.
Spinal epidural lipomatosis (SEL) is a pathological accumulation of fat in the epidural space of the vertebral canal.
Walzer-Wagner, "Ultrasonographic identification and characterization of splenic nodular lipomatosis or myelolipomas in cheetahs (Acinonyx jubatus)," Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound, vol.
They form as a result of trauma or due to familial multiple lipomatosis.
Evaluation of the pancreas in terms of lipomatosis with computarized tomography
21] Palmucci L, Bertolotto A, Doriguzzi C, Mongini T, Coda R (1982) Osteomalacic myopathy in a case of diffuse nodular lipomatosis of the small bowel.
In the retrograde electrode steering similar to the lumbar transforaminal approach, spondylolisthesis, epidural operations, spina bifida formation, and epidural lipomatosis are considered as relative contraindications.