Lipomatosis

Known as: Lipomatoses, Lipomatosis [Disease/Finding] 
A disorder characterized by the accumulation of encapsulated or unencapsulated tumor-like fatty tissue resembling LIPOMA.
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2002
2002
Lumbosacral epidural lipomatosis (LEL) is characterized by excessive deposition of epidural fat (EF). The purpose of our… (More)
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2001
2001
Facial infiltrating lipomatosis is a rare congenital disorder in which mature lipocytes invade adjacent tissue. The phenotypic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Germline PTEN mutations cause Cowden syndrome (CS) and Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome (BRR), two hamartoma-tumour syndromes… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Cowden syndrome (CS, MIM 158350) is an autosomal dominant disorder with age related penetrance characterised by multiple… (More)
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1999
Review
1999
Highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) can induce a characteristic lipodystrophy syndrome of peripheral fat wasting and… (More)
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1999
1999
Corticosteroid injections into the spinal epidural space are frequently used to effect a relief of back pain and associated… (More)
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1991
1991
Multiple symmetrical lipomatosis is a striking clinical finding associated with a variety of peripheral and central nervous… (More)
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1991
1991
Pathological overgrowth of the epidural fat in the spine has been described and reported nearly exclusively in patients either… (More)
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1988
1988
The authors report six new cases of epidural lipomatosis--a rarely described entity characterized by increased extradural fat… (More)
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1981
1981
The anatomy of scrotal fat was studied histologically and by dissection in 28 normal cadavers and 44 idiopathic infertile… (More)
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