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Lipogranuloma

Synonym(s)

  • fibroxanthogranuloma
  • lipid granuloma
  • lipogranulomatosis
  • xanthogranuloma

Definition(s)

Condition of faulty lipid metabolism in which yellow nodules of lipoid matter are deposited in the skin and mucosae, giving rise to granulomatous reactions.

Definition from: CRISP Thesaurus via Unified Medical Language SystemThis link leads to a site outside Genetics Home Reference. at the National Library of Medicine

See also Understanding Medical Terminology.

 
Published: July 27, 2015