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Related to lipomatous: atypical lipoma, Lipomatous neoplasm, lipomatous hypertrophy

lipomatous

 [lĭ-po´mah-tus]
affected with or of the nature of lipoma.

li·po·ma·tous

(li-pō'mă-tŭs),
Pertaining to or manifesting the features of lipoma, or characterized by the presence of a lipoma (or lipomas).

lipomatous

[lipō′mətəs]
Etymology: Gk, lipos, fat, oma, tumor
pertaining to or resembling a benign tumor made up of mature fat cells.

li·po·ma·tous

(li-pō'mă-tŭs)
Pertaining to or manifesting the features of a lipoma, or characterized by the presence of a lipoma (or lipomas).

lipoma

(li-po'ma ) [ lipo- + -oma, ]
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MASSIVE LIPOMA ON THE BACK
A benign fatty tumor. They often appear in crops on the arms or trunk but are not metastatic. lipomatous ('mat-us), adjective See: illustration; chondrolipoma

lipoma arborescens

An abnormal treelike accumulation of fatty tissue in a joint.

cystic lipoma

A lipoma containing cysts.

diffuse lipoma

A lipoma not definitely circumscribed.

lipoma diffusum renis

A condition in which fat displaces parenchyma of the kidney. Synonym: lipomatosis renis

lipoma durum

A lipoma with marked hypertrophy of the fibrous stroma and capsule.

nasal lipoma

A fibrous growth of the subcutaneous tissue of the nostrils.

osseous lipoma

A lipoma in which the connective tissue has undergone calcareous degeneration.

lipoma telangiectodes

A rare form of lipoma containing a large number of blood vessels.

lipomatous

Pertaining to a LIPOMA.

lipomatous

affected with, or of the nature of, lipoma.
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The authors have described a rare entity presumed to represent lipomatous metaplasia.
A large lipomatous mass was found occupying the entire anterior mediastinum draped over the pericardium, extending to both pleural spaces.
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