lipomatosis dolorosa

lipomatosis dolorosa

a disorder characterized by the abnormal accumulation of painful or tender fat deposits. Also called lipoma dolorosa.

lipomatosis dolorosa

Dercum's disease A perimenopausal condition characterized by multiple circumscribed masses of adipose tissue accompanied by local pain at the sites of accumulation Clinical Neuroasthenia, headache, depression, ecchymoses and cardiovascular decompensation due to cardiac overload Treatment Weight loss. Cf Weber-Christian disease.