fetal lipoma

fetal lipoma

See hibernoma.
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Brown fat is found in humans during weeks 21-24 of fetal life in various locations, including the neck, axilla, paraspinal region, mediastinum and retro-peritoneum, therefore hibernoma is also called as lipoma of immature fat or fetal lipoma 10.
The latter exhibits features of both a lipoma and a hibernoma; it is also known as a lipoma of immature adipose tissue, a lipoma of embryonic fat, or a fetal lipoma.