Lipomatosis dolorosa | definition of lipomatosis dolorosa by Medical dictionary
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.