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: A benign tumor composed of fat cells (ADIPOCYTES). It can be surrounded by a thin layer of connective tissue (encapsulated), or diffuse without the capsule.
solitary neoplastic; for non-neoplastic see LIPOMATOSIS; coordinate IM with precoordinated organ/neoplasm term (IM)
Lipoma, Pleomorphic; Hibernoma; Fatty Tumor; Tumors, Fatty; Tumor, Fatty; Pleomorphic Lipomas; Pleomorphic Lipoma; Lipomatas; Lipomas, Pleomorphic; Lipomas, Atypical; Lipomas; Lipoma, Atypical; Hibernomas; Fatty Tumors; Atypical Lipomas; Lipomata; Atypical Lipoma
CAS Registry & name
Nasopalpebral lipoma coloboma syndrome
Median cleft lip, corpus callosum, lipoma, and skin polyps
*Agenesis of Corpus Callosum.
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