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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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2016
Review
2016
Lipomas are benign, slow-growing soft tissue tumors composed of mature adipocytes. Despite of their high prevalence, they are… Expand
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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… Expand
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2013
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2013
Lipomas in the oral cavity are rare benign soft tissue mesenchymal neoplasms, representing1% of all benign oral tumors. Very few… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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2005
2005
  • Lars Edling
  • Virchows Archiv für pathologische Anatomie und…
  • 2005
suchnngen fiber Mandelbucht and Gaumenmandel. Arch. ftir Lar. 1898. Bd. VII. Koch, Uber einen Fall yon Mandelpolyp. 21. Sekfion… Expand
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1995
Review
1995
Benign tumours of the tonsils are rare. Only a few cases of tonsillar lipoma have been previously reported. The case of a… Expand
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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… Expand
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