Benign symmetrical lipomatosis

Known as: Launois-Bensaude Syndrome, Launois-Bensaude's lipomatosis, Madelung's Disease 
A neoplastic process characterized by diffuse overgrowth of mature adipose tissue.
National Institutes of Health

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1951-2018
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2011
2011
A 42-year-old male patient, alcoholic, presented showing signs of tumors in the neck and around the shoulders, scaly… (More)
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2008
2008
Dear Editor, Benign symmetrical lipomatosis is a rare disorder characterized by fat distribution in the shoulders, arms and neck… (More)
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2008
2008
Benign symmetrical lipomatosis (BSL), or Madelung's disease, is a rare disease characterized by the progressive growth of diffuse… (More)
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2006
2006
INTRODUCTION Madelung's disease is characterized by benign, non-encapsulated accumulations of fat in a symmetrical manner… (More)
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2000
2000
A case of benign symmetrical lipomatosis of neck in a 10 year, thinly built child is presented with outline of possible etiology… (More)
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2000
2000
Benign symmetrical lipomatosis (BSL) is a disease characterized by massively symmetrical fat deposits predominantly in the neck… (More)
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1998
1998
A man aged 51 for the last 3 months had displayed general malaise, epigastric pain, nausea, vomiting and constipation. Also, he… (More)
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1990
1990
We report on a 50-year-old female patient suffering from benign symmetric lipomatosis of her upper arms, shoulders, neck, back… (More)
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1981
1981
Two patients with benign symmetrical lipomatosis (madelung's disease) have been followed for 7 and 9 years. Despite extensive… (More)
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1976
1976
We present a patient who had benign symmetrical lipomatosis. He was treated surgically (6 operations), and the results were… (More)
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