Tonsillar Lipoma

Known as: Lipoma of Tonsil, Lipoma of the Tonsil, Tonsil Lipoma 
A benign adipose tissue neoplasm of the tonsils.
National Institutes of Health

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1993-2014
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2014
Review
2014
Tonsillar lipomas are rare benign tumors, with only a limited number of cases reported in the literature. Excision of the lipoma… (More)
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2007
Review
2007
Lipomas are benign tumors composed of mature fat cells. They occur frequently in subcutaneous tissue but rarely in the upper… (More)
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2006
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2006
Lipomatous tumors represent an unfrequent cause for upper aerodigestive tract neoplasms, specially concerning the palatine… (More)
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1995
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1995
Benign tumours of the tonsils are rare. Only a few cases of tonsillar lipoma have been previously reported. The case of a… (More)
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1993
Review
1993
A polypoid, pedunculated tumour of the left palatine tonsil was incidentally detected in a 42-year-old female. It was composed of… (More)
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