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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… 
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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… 
Review
2010
Review
2010
Lipomas are benign mesenchymal tumors that are often found in the head and neck. Intrinsic lipomas of the larynx and supraglottic… 
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… 
2006
2006
Review
2003
Review
2003
1986
1986
Diffuse lipomatosis, a classic example of an infiltrating fatty tumor, is a rare entity characterized by infiltration of adult… 
1986
1986
This paper reports an autopsy case of a 5‐year and 11‐month‐old girl with generalized subcutaneous lipomatosis, megalencephaly… 
Review
1973
Review
1973
The pathologic features and the behavior of 35 cases of lipoblastomatosis, a benign tumor frequently confused with a liposarcoma… 
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…