macrodystrophia lipomatosa

mac·ro·dys·tro·phi·a li·po·ma·to·sa

(mak'rō-dis-trō'fē-ă lip'ō-mă-tō'să),
A rare nonfamilial disease characterized by enlargement of the fingers by lipomas, with painful degenerative arthropathy of the metacarpophalangeal and interphalangeal joints.
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14] Feriz coined the term macrodystrophia lipomatosa progressiva after his observation of excessive proliferation of fat in pedal macrodactyly.
28) Rarely, median nerve lipomatosis (fibrolipomatous hamartoma) is detected in the investigation of macrodystrophia lipomatosa or carpal tunnel syndrome.
This focal gigantism with fatty infiltration is compatible with the diagnosis of macrodystrophia lipomatosa.
Macrodystrophia lipomatosa is a congenital local gigantism of the hand and foot characterized by proliferation of all mesenchymal components, particularly fibroadipose tissue.
Macrodystrophia lipomatosa ; macrodactyly related to affected nerves, and a rewiew of literature.
Macrodystrophia lipomatosa (MDL) results from progressive overgrowth of all the mesenchymal elements, with a disproportionate increase in fibro-adipose tissue.
INTRODUCTION: Macrodystrophia lipomatosa (MDL) presents as localized gigantism of the hand or foot and comes to clinical attention because of cosmetic reasons, mechanical problems secondary to degenerative joint disease, or development of neurovascular compression due to large osteophytes.
Macrodystrophia lipomatosa (MDL) results from progressive overgrowth of all the mesenchymal elements with a disproportionate increase in the fibro-adipose tissues.
INTRODUCTION: Macrodystrophia lipomatosa is a rare non-hereditary congenital developmental anomaly leading to disproportionate overgrowth of one or more digits.
Macrodystrophia lipomatosa (MDL) is described as a rare, non-hereditary, congenital condition presenting with localised macrodactyly and a proliferation of mesenchymal elements.
There was simulation of toe with Macrodystrophia lipomatosa which is a form of localized gigantism characterized primarily by proliferation of mesenchymal elements, particularly with a disproportionate increase in adipose tissue without duplication of nail bed [7, 8].
Macrodystrophia lipomatosa is a rare congenital disorder of focal gigantism affecting the extremities, more commonly the second and third digits of the foot, but it may also affect the hand.