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n. pl. xan·tho·mas or xan·tho·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A yellowish-orange, lipid-filled nodule or papule in the skin, often on an eyelid or over a joint.
xan·thom′a·tous (-thŏm′ə-təs) adj.
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(Pathology) pathol the presence in the skin of fatty yellow or brownish plaques or nodules, esp on the eyelids, caused by a disorder of lipid metabolism
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a skin disease characterized by the formation of yellow neoplastic growths, affecting especially the eyelids. Also called xanthelasma. — xanthomatous, adj.See also: Disease and Illness
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|Noun||1.||xanthoma - a skin problem marked by the development (on the eyelids and neck and back) of irregular yellow nodules; sometimes attributable to disturbances of cholesterol metabolism|
xanthelasma - xanthoma of the eyelids; occurs chiefly in the elderly
xanthoma disseminatum - rare chronic xanthoma of adults in which orange or brownish papules develop on many surfaces of the body
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n. xantoma, formación tumoral de placas o nódulos en la piel;
diabetic ___ → ___ diabético;
disseminated ___ → ___ diseminado;
eruptive ___ → ___ eruptivo;
planar ___ → ___ plano;
___ tendinosum → ___ tendinoso;
___ tuberosum → ___ tuberoso.
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