eleoma


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eleoma

 [el″e-o´mah]
a tumor or swelling caused by injection of oil into the tissues.

lip·o·gran·u·lo·ma

(lip'ō-gran'yū-lō'mă),
A nodule or focus of granulomatous inflammation (usually of the foreign-body type) in association with lipid material deposited in tissues, for example, after the injection of certain oils.
See also: paraffinoma.

eleoma

[ē′lē·ō′mə]
a lipogranuloma, or swelling, usually caused by subcutaneous injection of oil.

eleoma

a tumor or swelling caused by injection of oil into the tissues.