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Diffuse Lipomatosis

A neoplastic process characterized by a diffuse poorly circumscribed overgrowth of adipose tissue. It has been associated with several genetic… Expand
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2013
2013
DIAGNOSIS Diffuse lipomatosis of the thyroid gland. DISCUSSION Fat-containing lesions of the thyroid are extremely rare, as there… Expand
2010
2010
We present the case of an 8-year-old child with diffuse lipomatosis simultaneously involving the intra-peritoneum, retro… Expand
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2009
2009
We report the case of a 45-year-old man who presented with a 4-year history of midline neck swelling associated with recent onset… Expand
2008
2008
Lipomatosis is a nonmalignant disease of unknown origin distinguished by overgrowth of nonencapsulated fatty tissue usually in… Expand
1988
1988
Lipomas constitute the most common soft-tissue tumors [11] and may occur sporadically or as one of several inherited disorders… Expand
1986
1986
Diffuse lipomatosis, a classic example of an infiltrating fatty tumor, is a rare entity characterized by infiltration of adult… Expand
1986
1986
This paper reports an autopsy case of a 5‐year and 11‐month‐old girl with generalized subcutaneous lipomatosis, megalencephaly… Expand
1975
1975
Two elderly women with gradual enlargement of the leg following paralytic poliomyelitis are reported. From the clinical… Expand
Highly Cited
1950
Highly Cited
1950
  • J. Cannon
  • Annals of internal medicine
  • 1950
  • Corpus ID: 20806213
Excerpt Localized or unusual depositions of fat are classified as lipomatosis to distinguish them from the ordinary form of… Expand
1950
1950
(1) A case of diffuse lipomatosis involving bone is reported. (2) Vascular anomalies, syndactyly and naevi, are described… Expand