Familial Abdominal and Intestinal Lipomatosis Presenting with Upper GI Bleeding


Although lipomas are encapsulated benign tumors, systemic lipomatosis defines infiltrative nonencapsulated tumors resembling normal adipose tissue. Abdominal lipomatosis and intestinal lipomatosis are different clinicopathological entities with similar clinical symptoms. We describe here a case presenting with upper gastrointestinal bleeding from eroded… (More)
DOI: 10.1155/2015/123723


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