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li·po·ma

 (lĭ-pō′mə, lī-)
n. pl. li·po·ma·ta (-mə-tə) or li·po·mas
A benign tumor composed chiefly of fat cells.

li·pom′a·tous (-pŏm′ə-təs) adj.
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lipoma

(lɪˈpəʊmə)
n, pl -mas or -mata (-mətə)
(Pathology) pathol a benign tumour composed of fatty tissue
[C19: New Latin]
lipomatous adj
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li•po•ma

(lɪˈpoʊ mə, laɪ-)

n., pl. -mas, -ma•ta (-mə tə)
a benign tumor consisting of fat tissue.
[1820–30; < Greek líp(os) fat + -oma]
li•pom′a•tous (-ˈpɒm ə təs, -ˈpoʊ mə-) adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lipoma - a tumor consisting of fatty tissuelipoma - a tumor consisting of fatty tissue  
neoplasm, tumor, tumour - an abnormal new mass of tissue that serves no purpose
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Translations

li·po·ma

n. lipoma, tumor de tejido adiposo.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

lipoma

n lipoma m
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Lipoma arborescens of both knee: case report and literature review.
Lipoma arborescens occurring in both knees at different times: a case report.
I wsp.: Diagnostic Imaging of lipoma arborescens. Skeletal-Radiol, 1998;27:325-9.
Rosenberg, "Lipoma arborescens of the knee," Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery B, vol.
Ong, "Lipoma arborescens," Singapore Medical Journal, vol.
Though, there are many literatures in favour of synovectomy in patient with pigmented villonodular synovitis, rheumatoid arthritis, lipoma arborescens of knee, but the importance of synovectomy in TKA is less evaluated.
Synovial lipomatosis (lipoma arborescens) is an uncommon intra-articular condition of unknown etiology, with less than a handful of cases reported in the glenohumeral joint.
Lipoma arborescens (LA) is a rare, benign articular lesion caused by diffuse replacement of mature fat cells with subsynovial tissue.
Lipoma arborescens (LA) is a rare synovial disorder characterized by the replacement of subsynovial tissue with mature fat cells, often termed villous lipomatous proliferation of the synovium (1, 2).
Intra-articular synovial lipoma should be differentiated from other similar lipomatoid conditions, such as lipoma arborescens and Hoffa disease.
Lipoma arborescens, also referred to as villous lipomatous proliferation of synovial membrane, diffuse lipoma of the joint, or diffuse synovial lipoma, is a rare benign intraarticular lesion characterized by villous proliferation of the synovial membrane [1].
Lipoma arborescens (LA) is a rare benign lesion of the synovial joints and bursae characterized by the replacement of the synovial tissue with mature fat cells, leading to villous proliferation.