adiponecrosis


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adiponecrosis

 [ad″ĭ-po-nĕ-kro´sis]
necrosis of fatty tissue.
adiponecrosis neonato´rum (adiponecrosis subcuta´nea) subcutaneous fat necrosis of newborn.

ad·i·po·ne·cro·sis

(ad'i-pō-nĕ-krō'sis),
Rarely used term referring to necrosis of fat, as in hemorrhagic pancreatitis.

adiponecrosis

/ad·i·po·ne·cro·sis/ (ad″ĭ-po-nĕ-kro´sis) necrosis of fatty tissue.

adiponecrosis

[ad′ipōnikrō′sis]
Etymology: L, adeps + Gk, nekros, dead, osis condition
a rarely used term referring to necrosis of fatty tissue in the body. The condition may be associated with hemorrhagic pancreatitis. adiponecrotic, adj.

adiponecrosis

necrosis of fatty tissue.

adiponecrosis neonatorum
induration of subcutaneous fat, thought to be caused by obstetric trauma, in the newborn. Called also adiposis subcutanea.