oleoma


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lip·o·gran·u·lo·ma

(lip'ō-gran'yū-lō'mă),
A nodule or focus of granulomatous inflammation (usually of the foreign-body type) in association with lipid material deposited in tissues, for example, after the injection of certain oils.
See also: paraffinoma.
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oleoma

A synonym used by the lay public for lipogranuloma or paraffinoma.
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