adenolipoma

adenolipoma

 [ad″ĕ-no-lĭ-po´mah]
a tumor composed of both glandular and fatty tissue elements.

ad·e·no·li·po·ma

(ad'ĕ-nō-li-pō'mă),
A benign neoplasm composed of glandular and adipose tissues.
[G. adēn, gland, + lipos, fat, + -oma, tumor]

adenolipoma

/ad·e·no·li·po·ma/ (ad″ĕ-no-lĭ-po´mah) a tumor composed of both glandular and fatty tissue elements.

adenolipoma

[ad′ənōlipō′mə] pl. adenolipomas, adenolipomata
Etymology: Gk, aden + lipos, fat, oma
a benign neoplasm consisting of elements of glandular and adipose tissue.

adenolipoma

(1) Adnexal fat-pad lipoma, perisudoral lipoma. A variant of lipoma described by Hitchcock et al (J Am Acad Dermatol 1993; 29:82-85), and characterised by the presence of normal eccrine sweat glands within a lipoma.
(2) A term of uncertain validity for a tumour or tissue composed of an intimate mixture of glands and fat.
 
Fatty replacement of certain secretory organs (e.g., parathyroid and pancreas) is regarded as an ageing and not neoplastic phenomenon.

ad·e·no·li·po·ma

(ad'ĕ-nō-li-pō'mă)
A benign neoplasm composed of glandular and adipose tissues.
[G. adēn, gland, + lipos, fat, + -oma, tumor]

adenolipoma

a tumor composed of both glandular and fatty tissue elements.
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Hamartoma of the breast is an uncommon benign tumorlike nodule, also known as fibroadenolipoma, lipofibroadenoma, or adenolipoma.
6-8) The cytologic differential diagnosis of fatty lesions includes lipoma with regressive change, angiolipoma, fibroadenoma with fat, pleomorphic lipoma, adenolipoma, and reaction to silicone implants.
Terms that have been used include gynecomastia-like hyperplasia,[3] mammary hamartoma or adenolipoma,[4] as a pattern within juvenile hypertrophy when occurring in young girls,[5] and juvenile fibroadenoma.