chondrolipoma(redirected from chondrolipomas)
a tumor containing cartilaginous and fatty tissue.
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chondrolipomaAn uncommon neoplasm characterised as a lipoma with cartilaginous metaplasia which arises in the connective tissue of almost any site, especially in the skeleton, breast and pharnynx.
Abnormal expression of transforming growth factor-beta (TGF-beta), latent TGF-ß-binding protein-1 and bone morphogenetic protein.
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