lipoma

Summary

Summary: A benign tumor composed of fat cells.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Lipoma of the oral and maxillofacial region: Site and subclassification of 125 cases
    Mary A Furlong
    Department of Pathology, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 98:441-50. 2004
  2. ncbi Immunoreactivity for the human hematopoietic progenitor cell antigen (CD34) in lipomatous tumors
    S Suster
    Department of Pathology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, FL 33140, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 21:195-200. 1997
  3. ncbi Isolation and identification of mesenchymal stem cells from human lipoma tissue
    Tsai Ming Lin
    Graduate Institute of Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 361:883-9. 2007
  4. ncbi Intradermal spindle cell/pleomorphic lipoma of the vulva: case report and review of the literature
    Jorge S Reis-Filho
    Institute of Molecular Pathology and Immunology IPATIMUP, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    J Cutan Pathol 29:59-62. 2002
  5. ncbi Pleomorphic lipoma of the tongue
    Esin Atik
    Department of Pathology, Inonu University Medical School, Turkey
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 126:430-1. 2002
  6. pmc C11orf95-MKL2 is the resulting fusion oncogene of t(11;16)(q13;p13) in chondroid lipoma
    Dali Huang
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 3135, USA
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 49:810-8. 2010
  7. ncbi Sialolipoma: a report of seven cases of a new variant of salivary gland lipoma
    T Nagao
    Department of Surgical Pathology, Teikyo University, School of Medicine, Ichihara Hospital, Ichihara, Japan
    Histopathology 38:30-6. 2001
  8. ncbi Pleomorphic lipoma of the orbit: a case series and review of literature
    Claire S Daniel
    Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Ophthalmology 110:101-5. 2003
  9. ncbi Atypical lipoma of the tongue
    P L Moore
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Warwick Hospital, Warwick, UK
    J Laryngol Otol 115:859-61. 2001
  10. ncbi Expression of reciprocal fusion transcripts of the HMGIC and LPP genes in parosteal lipoma
    M M Petit
    Laboratory for Molecular Oncology, University of Leuven, Belgium
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 106:18-23. 1998

Research Grants

  1. Genetic studies of familial multiple lipomatosis
    JOHN PHILLIPS III; Fiscal Year: 2001
  2. Genetic studies of familial multiple lipomatosis
    JOHN PHILLIPS III; Fiscal Year: 2002
  3. Iron and Atherosclerosis
    Subha Raman; Fiscal Year: 2009
  4. Botannical Extract Library Screeninig with Human ADAS Cells
    Jeffrey Gimble; Fiscal Year: 2008
  5. The Role of Dentists in Addressing Childhood Obesity
    Alice Curran; Fiscal Year: 2008
  6. 3T MRI OF THE TMJ USING SHORT AND ULTRASHORT ECHO TIME (UTE) TECHNIQUES
    Christine Chung; Fiscal Year: 2008
  7. Iron and Atherosclerosis
    Subha Raman; Fiscal Year: 2006
  8. CIRCADIAN MECHANISMS REGULATING OSTEOGENESIS
    Jeffrey Gimble; Fiscal Year: 2005
  9. Spinal Fusion Using Adipose Derived Adult Stem Cells
    Jeffrey Gimble; Fiscal Year: 2005
  10. USE OF ADIPOSE-DERIVED PREADIPOCYTES IN BONE DISOREDERS
    Jeffrey Gimble; Fiscal Year: 2002

Detail Information

Publications290 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Lipoma of the oral and maxillofacial region: Site and subclassification of 125 cases
    Mary A Furlong
    Department of Pathology, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 98:441-50. 2004
    Lipomas and lipoma variants are common soft tissue tumors, but occur infrequently in the oral and maxillofacial region. In this study, we reviewed 125 lipomas in specific oral and maxillofacial locations...
  2. ncbi Immunoreactivity for the human hematopoietic progenitor cell antigen (CD34) in lipomatous tumors
    S Suster
    Department of Pathology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, FL 33140, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 21:195-200. 1997
    ..14 lipomas, 19 angiolipomas, 4 atypical lipomas, 18 spindle cell lipomas, 3 renal angiomyolipomas, 1 intramuscular lipoma, and 31 liposarcomas...
  3. ncbi Isolation and identification of mesenchymal stem cells from human lipoma tissue
    Tsai Ming Lin
    Graduate Institute of Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 361:883-9. 2007
    b>Lipoma is a benign neoplasm of normal fat cells that appears as a soft, movable swelling, often with a slight yellowish coloration...
  4. ncbi Intradermal spindle cell/pleomorphic lipoma of the vulva: case report and review of the literature
    Jorge S Reis-Filho
    Institute of Molecular Pathology and Immunology IPATIMUP, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    J Cutan Pathol 29:59-62. 2002
    Spindle cell/pleomorphic lipoma (SC/PL) is a benign adipose tissue tumor that usually affects the subcutaneous tissues of shoulders, backs, and neck region of middle-aged male patients...
  5. ncbi Pleomorphic lipoma of the tongue
    Esin Atik
    Department of Pathology, Inonu University Medical School, Turkey
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 126:430-1. 2002
  6. pmc C11orf95-MKL2 is the resulting fusion oncogene of t(11;16)(q13;p13) in chondroid lipoma
    Dali Huang
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 3135, USA
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 49:810-8. 2010
    Chondroid lipoma, a rare benign adipose tissue tumor, may histologically resemble myxoid liposarcoma or extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma, but is genetically distinct...
  7. ncbi Sialolipoma: a report of seven cases of a new variant of salivary gland lipoma
    T Nagao
    Department of Surgical Pathology, Teikyo University, School of Medicine, Ichihara Hospital, Ichihara, Japan
    Histopathology 38:30-6. 2001
    ..We propose the designation 'sialolipoma' to establish and characterize a new category of benign lipomatous tumour occurring in salivary glands. Until now, these tumours have not been regarded as a distinct entity in the salivary glands...
  8. ncbi Pleomorphic lipoma of the orbit: a case series and review of literature
    Claire S Daniel
    Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Ophthalmology 110:101-5. 2003
    ..Pleomorphic lipomas are rare benign tumors that can resemble a variety of malignant soft tissue tumors on histologic examination. Six cases of patients with orbital pleomorphic lipoma, one of which was proven to be bilateral, are presented.
  9. ncbi Atypical lipoma of the tongue
    P L Moore
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Warwick Hospital, Warwick, UK
    J Laryngol Otol 115:859-61. 2001
    We report an atypical lipoma arising in the tongue of a 43-year-old man who presented with an indolent dorsal lingual swelling. Atypical lipomas contain multivacoulated lipoblasts, which distinguishes them from benign lipomas...
  10. ncbi Expression of reciprocal fusion transcripts of the HMGIC and LPP genes in parosteal lipoma
    M M Petit
    Laboratory for Molecular Oncology, University of Leuven, Belgium
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 106:18-23. 1998
    ..In this study, cytogenetic and molecular analyses revealed similar findings in a parosteal lipoma. Specifically, a t(3;12)(q28;q14) was detected cytogenetically in a parosteal lipoma from a 51-year-old female and ..
  11. ncbi Pleomorphic lipoma of the oral cavity. Report of a case
    V Perrotti
    Dental School, University of Chieti Pescara, Italy
    Minerva Stomatol 55:321-5. 2006
    Pleomorphic lipoma (PL) is a rare benign tumor mainly located in the upper back, upper shoulders, and back of the neck in elderly men. More rarely it is located in the head and neck region and in the oral cavity...
  12. doi A rare case of dysphagia and palpitation caused by the compression exerted by an enormous mediastinal lipoma
    C H Chen
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taipei City, Taiwan
    Rev Port Pneumol 18:149-52. 2012
    ..Subsequent CT scan showed a large posterior mediastinal lipoma extending from the level of the aortic arch to the thoracoabdominal junction...
  13. ncbi Desmin expression in spindle cell lipomas: a potential diagnostic pitfall
    Juan C Tardio
    Servicio de Anatomia Patologica, Hospital de Fuenlabrada, Camino del Molino 2, 28942 Fuenlabrada Madrid, Spain
    Virchows Arch 445:354-8. 2004
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  14. ncbi Spindle-cell lipoma of the cheek: a case report
    A Piattelli
    Dental School, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Oral Oncol 36:495-6. 2000
    Spindle-cell lipoma (SCL) is a distinct histological variant of lipoma. Clinically, it appears as a solitary, subcutaneous, circumscribed lesion. SCL accounts for about 1.5% of all adipocytic tumours...
  15. ncbi Jejunojejunal intussusception secondary to a jejunal lipoma in an adult
    Tsung Hsien Chiang
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 21:924-6. 2006
  16. ncbi Ultrasonographic appearance of lipoma in the oral and maxillofacial region
    Lai ping Zhong
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Second Affiliated Hospital, China
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 98:738-40. 2004
    To summarize the clinical situation, ultrasonographic appearance, diagnosis, and treatment experience of lipoma in the oral and maxillofacial region.
  17. ncbi Intraosseous lipoma of the body of the sphenoid bone
    Martin R MacFarlane
    Department of Neurosurgery, Christchurch, New Zealand
    J Clin Neurosci 12:105-8. 2005
    A case of intraosseous lipoma arising from the body of the sphenoid bone with intrasellar and suprasellar components is reported...
  18. ncbi Pleomorphic lipoma of the tonsillar fossa--a case report
    Nidhi Singh
    Department of Pathology, Moti Lal Nehru Medical College, Allahabad
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 46:476-7. 2003
    Pleomorphic lipoma is a benign adipocytic tumor, commonly located in the shoulder and posterior neck region...
  19. ncbi Lipoma excision
    Gohar A Salam
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, USA
    Am Fam Physician 65:901-4. 2002
    ..Lipomas must be distinguished from liposarcoma, which can have a similar appearance...
  20. ncbi Intraosseous lipoma of the left frontoethmoidal sinuses and nasal cavity
    W M A Abdalla
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 28:615-7. 2007
    ..benign tumors that may appear as congenital lesions or may be acquired (metaplasia from a pre-existing lipoma). Only a handful of head and neck cases have been reported in the literature...
  21. doi Low-fat and fat-free pleomorphic lipomas: a diagnostic challenge
    Mandi P Sachdeva
    Department of Dermatology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 31:423-6. 2009
    ..When fat is absent or present in reduced amounts, clinical context and identification of classic nonlipogenic components are essential for the diagnosis of pleomorphic lipomas...
  22. pmc Lipoma case report
    John Robinson Saltzman
    Brigham Endoscopy Center, Division of Gastroenterology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    MedGenMed 7:16. 2005
  23. ncbi Intraosseous lipoma. A clinical, radiologic, and pathologic study of 5 cases
    Eduardo Eyzaguirre
    Division of Surgical Pathology, Department of Pathology, The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, TX 77555 0588, USA
    Ann Diagn Pathol 11:320-5. 2007
    Intraosseous lipoma is an uncommon tumor of bone with indistinct radiologic features that makes it diagnostically challenging to radiologists and pathologists...
  24. doi Conditional loss of PTEN leads to skeletal abnormalities and lipoma formation
    Shu Chen Hsieh
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine, Center for Tissue Regeneration and Repair, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Mol Carcinog 48:545-52. 2009
    ..Further analyses have suggested that the phenotypes of PTEN mutant likely attribute to PTEN's negatively regulating role in PI3K/Akt pathway...
  25. ncbi Giant lipoma of the adrenal gland
    Konstantinos N Milathianakis
    Department of Urology, Metaxa Cancer Hospital, Piraeus, Greece
    J Urol 167:1777. 2002
  26. ncbi Cytogenetic and cytologic features of chondroid lipoma of soft tissue
    T A Thomson
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, British Columbia Cancer Agency, Vancouver Clinic, Canada
    Mod Pathol 12:88-91. 1999
    The cytologic and cytogenetic findings of chondroid lipoma, a rare benign tumor of soft tissue, have not been described...
  27. ncbi Chondroid lipoma is characterized by t(11;16)(q13;p12-13)
    Florence Ballaux
    Virchows Arch 444:208-10. 2004
  28. ncbi Synovial and tenosynovial lipoma arborescens of the ankle in an adult: a case report
    S A Babar
    Imaging Department, Hammersmith Hospital Trust, DuCane Road, London W12 0HS, UK
    Skeletal Radiol 37:75-7. 2008
    b>Lipoma arborescens is a rare benign fat-containing synovial proliferative lesion that is typically known to affect the knee joint in adults...
  29. ncbi Intraosseous lipoma: report of 35 new cases and a review of the literature
    R S D Campbell
    Department of Radiology, The James Cook University Hospital, Marton Road, Middlesbrough, TS4 3BW, UK
    Skeletal Radiol 32:209-22. 2003
    ..To identify the common imaging features of intraosseous lipomas on radiographs, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and computed tomography (CT), and review their histological features...
  30. ncbi Giant submucosal sigmoid colon lipoma
    Anil M Bahadursingh
    Department of Surgery, Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Saint Louis University Health Sciences Center, 3635 Vista at Grand, P O Box 15250, St Louis, Mo 63110 0250, USA
    Am J Surg 186:81-2. 2003
  31. ncbi The dramatic presentation of colonic lipomata: report of two cases and review of the literature
    J M Franc-Law
    Department of Pathology, The Sir Mortimer B. Davis-Jewish General Hospital and McGill University Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am Surg 67:491-4. 2001
    Colonic lipoma with a dramatic presentation requiring urgent operation is a rare occurrence. We report two such cases in conjunction with a review of the literature on colonic lipomata...
  32. pmc Giant submucosal lipoma located in the descending colon: a case report and review of the literature
    Li Jiang
    The First Department of General Surgery, West China Hospital of Sichuan University, Chengdu 610041, Sichuan Province, China
    World J Gastroenterol 13:5664-7. 2007
    Colonic lipoma is an uncommon tumor of the gastrointestinal tract. Most cases are asymptomatic, with a small tumor size, and do not need any special treatment...
  33. ncbi Imaging of fatty tumors: distinction of lipoma and well-differentiated liposarcoma
    Mark J Kransdorf
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, 4500 San Pablo Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32224 3899, USA
    Radiology 224:99-104. 2002
    To review the reliability of computed tomographic (CT) and magnetic resonance (MR) imaging features in distinguishing lipoma and well-differentiated liposarcoma.
  34. ncbi Endobronchial lipoma: review of 64 cases reported in Japan
    Masashi Muraoka
    First Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Nagasaki, Japan
    Chest 123:293-6. 2003
    Several recent studies discuss bronchoscopic techniques for treating endobronchial lipoma, an extremely rare benign tumor.
  35. ncbi Updates on the cytogenetics and molecular genetics of bone and soft tissue tumors: lipoma
    Avery A Sandberg
    Department of DNA Diagnostics, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, 350 West Thomas Road, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 150:93-115. 2004
  36. ncbi Giant submucosal lipoma cause colo-colonic intussusception. A case report and review of literature
    Emanuele Grasso
    Department of General Surgery and Traumatology, Locarno Reginal Hospital, Switzerland
    Ann Ital Chir 83:559-62. 2012
    b>Lipoma of the large intestine is rare, with a reported incidence ranging between 0.2% and 4.4%. We present a case of a giant colonic lipoma causing descending-colonic intussusception.
  37. ncbi Giant lipoma of the thigh in a patient with morbid obesity
    George C Zografos
    Plast Reconstr Surg 109:1467-8. 2002
  38. ncbi Video-assisted thoracoscopic resection of a giant anterior mediastinal tumor (lipoma) using an original sternum-lifting technique
    Sadanori Takeo
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, National Kyushu Medical Center, Fukuoka, Japan
    Jpn J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 53:565-8. 2005
    We report here the complete thoracoscopic resection of a giant lipoma (18x15x5 cm, 560 g) in a 33-year-old man using an original sternum-lifting technique...
  39. ncbi Giant cervical lipoma invading carotid artery: a case report
    Alper Tunga Derin
    Department of Otolaryngology, Medicine Faculty of Akdeniz University, Antalya, Turkey
    Kulak Burun Bogaz Ihtis Derg 19:28-31. 2009
    ..In this manuscript we report a case of cervical giant lipoma surrounding and infiltrating the common carotid artery which was treated by grafting carotid artery, and our ..
  40. doi Carpal canal lipoma causing lameness in a dog
    D Szabo
    Southern Counties Veterinary Specialists, 6 Forest Corner Farm, Hangersley, Ringwood, Hampshire BH24 3JW, United Kingdom
    Vet Comp Orthop Traumatol 24:299-302. 2011
    ..This report describes the case of a dog exhibiting lameness secondary to a lipoma within the carpal canal. Lameness improved after surgical removal of the mass...
  41. ncbi Surgical experience of 120 patients with lumbosacral lipomas
    H Arai
    Department of Neurosurgery, Juntendo University, Tokyo, Japan
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 143:857-64. 2001
    ..Although all 120 patients underwent untethering of the spinal cord, the nerve roots passing through the lipoma itself and the neural tissues protruding externally to the spinal canal, respectively, tended to prevent ..
  42. ncbi [A case of lipoma of the stomach prolapsing into the duodenal bulb and causing a duodenal ulcer]
    Tateki Yamane
    Fukamachi Hospital
    Nihon Shokakibyo Gakkai Zasshi 106:1643-9. 2009
    We report a case of lipoma in the antrum of the stomach which prolapsed into the duodenal bulb and caused a duodenal ulcer, which was speculated to have been induced by the friction of its tip against the duodenal mucosa...
  43. ncbi Colonic lipoma with intussusception
    Chin Chen Chang
    Department of Medical Imaging, National Taiwan University Hospital, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Mayo Clin Proc 82:10. 2007
  44. ncbi Cauda equina compression after trauma: an unusual presentation of spinal epidural lipoma
    Constantin Schizas
    Whittington Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:E148-51. 2003
    ..A case report is presented...
  45. ncbi Giant infiltrating lipoma of the face: CT and MR imaging findings
    Cappabianca Salvatore
    Seconda Universita degli Studi di Napoli, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Istituto di Chirurgia Orale e Maxillo Facciale, Viale Farnese 36, 80131 Naples, Italy
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 24:283-6. 2003
    Infiltrating lipoma is an uncommon mesenchymal neoplasm that characteristically infiltrates adjacent tissues and tends to recur after excision. This type of lipoma is extremely rare in the head and neck region...
  46. ncbi Lipoma of the cerebellopontine angle
    Jacob R Brodsky
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 27:271-4. 2006
    ..Surgical histopathology demonstrated mature adipocytes, consistent with lipoma. Two years after surgery, the patient remains free of facial nerve symptoms...
  47. pmc Pleomorphic lipoma lacking mature fat component in extensive myxoid stroma: a great diagnostic challenge
    Xu Yong Lin
    Department of Pathology, First Affiliated Hospital and College of Basic Medical Sciences, China Medical University, Shenyang, 110001, China
    Diagn Pathol 7:155. 2012
    Pleomorphic lipoma is a relatively uncommon entity, and is considered as a variant of spindle cell lipoma...
  48. doi Intraosseous lipoma in the periapical region of a maxillary third molar
    André Luiz Gomide Morais
    School of Dentistry, Federal University of Goias, Goiania, Goias, Brazil
    J Endod 37:554-7. 2011
    ..Lesions mimicking apical periodontitis must be considered when making a differential diagnosis. Intraosseous lipoma is a rare benign tumor of low incidence among all bone tumors, and therefore few cases have been reported in the ..
  49. ncbi Mandibular intraosseous lipoma: clinical features of a condylar location
    L M Gonzalez-Perez
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Virgen del Rocio University Hospital, Seville, Spain
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 39:617-20. 2010
    ..As far as the authors know, there have been no documented cases of intraosseous lipoma involving the temporomandibular joint...
  50. doi Lipoma treatment with a subdermal Nd:YAG laser technique
    Alberto Goldman
    Clinica Goldman of Plastic Surgery, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Int J Dermatol 48:1228-32. 2009
    b>Lipoma is the most common benign mesenchymal tumor composed of mature fat cells. The standard treatment for lipoma is excision. Many treatments have been described in order to minimize the scars produced by surgical excision...
  51. ncbi Fatty lesions of the atria and interatrial septum
    Kristopher S Cunningham
    Department of Pathology, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 2C4
    Hum Pathol 37:1245-51. 2006
    ..We describe the pathology of the most common fatty lesions and underscore some of the radiographic and surgical issues pertaining to the diagnosis and management of these masses...
  52. doi Successful extirpation of thoracic pleural lipoma by single-port thoracoscopic surgery
    Soichi Oka
    Second Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Asian J Surg 34:140-2. 2011
    ..The resected tumor was a pedunculated pleural mass, yellowish in color, and pathological diagnosis confirmed a lipoma. We describe the first known successful treatment by single-port VATS.
  53. ncbi An intraosseous lipoma in the frontal bone--a case report
    G Nahles
    Clinic for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Clinical Navigation and Robotics, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 33:408-10. 2004
    A rare case of a recurrent intraosseous lipoma affecting the frontoparietal skull is reported. The diagnostic difficulties, histopathologic features and surgical therapy are presented.
  54. ncbi Cutaneous CD34+ spindle cell neoplasms: Histopathologic features distinguish spindle cell lipoma, solitary fibrous tumor, and dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans
    Lance Wood
    Department of Dermatology, The Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 32:764-8. 2010
    Spindle cell lipoma (SCL), dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans (DFSP), and solitary fibrous tumors (SFT) are cutaneous CD34+ spindle cell tumors that may exhibit histopathologic and immunophenotypic overlap...
  55. pmc Intraosseous lipoma: retrospective analysis of 29 patients
    Roman Radl
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Medical School, University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 5, 8036 Graz, Austria
    Int Orthop 28:374-8. 2004
    We reviewed 29 patients with intraosseous lipoma treated between 1985 and 2002. Mean patient age was 48 (20-75) years. According to Milgram's classification, ten cases were classified as stage I, 14 as stage II, and three as stage III...
  56. ncbi Lipoma of the pancreas: MRI findings
    M Secil
    Dokuz Eylul University Hospital, Department of Radiology, Izmir, Turkey
    Comput Med Imaging Graph 25:507-9. 2001
    ..Focal fatty infiltration of the pancreas is an entity that should be differentiated from a pancreatic lipoma. In this report the MRI findings of an incidentally found pancreatic lipoma are presented and the role of MRI in ..
  57. pmc Peeling a giant ileal lipoma with endoscopic unroofing and submucosal dissection
    Takashi Morimoto
    Department of Gastroenterology, Juntendo University Nerima Hospital, Tokyo 177 8521, Japan
    World J Gastroenterol 16:1676-9. 2010
    b>Lipoma is relatively common in the colon but is less often in the small intestine. Most lipomas are incidentally detected at endoscopy and are usually small and asymptomatic...
  58. ncbi Osseous lipoma: eleven new cases and review of the literature
    Ahmet Kapukaya
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Dicle, Diyarbakir Turkey
    Acta Orthop Belg 72:603-14. 2006
    This study describes the clinical features, radiological appearance, and treatment of 11 new cases of osseous lipoma and reviews 301 other cases in the literature...
  59. ncbi Distinct cytologic features of spindle cell lipoma. A cytologic-histologic study with clinical, radiologic, electron microscopic, and cytogenetic correlations
    H A Domanski
    Department of Pathology and Cytology, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Cancer 93:381-9. 2001
    Spindle cell lipoma (SCL) is a relatively uncommon, benign tumor that usually presents in the subcutaneous fat of adult men...
  60. ncbi Adult intussusception caused by an intestinal lipoma: report of a case
    Ichiro Akagi
    Surgery for Organ Function and Biological Regulation, Graduate School of Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Sendagi, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nippon Med Sch 75:166-70. 2008
    ..The resected specimen contained a round tumor measuring 27 x 27 x 40 mm which was diagnosed histopathologically as an intestinal lipoma. This case highlights the uncommon causation of adult intussusception by an intestinal lipoma.
  61. ncbi Intraosseous lipoma: a clinical study of 12 patients
    Takahiro Goto
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    J Orthop Sci 7:274-80. 2002
    We studied 12 patients (13 bones) with intraosseous lipoma to elucidate the clinical features of this disease. The patients ranged in age from 14 to 54 years. Eleven patients were men and 1 was a woman...
  62. ncbi Spindle cell lipoma of the oral cavity
    Steven D Billings
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 28:28-31. 2006
    Spindle cell lipoma is typically seen in the neck/trunk region of middle-aged and older men. Rare cases of oral spindle cell lipoma have been reported...
  63. ncbi Radiologic features of pancreatic lipoma
    Max F Ryan
    Medical Imaging Department, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Sunnybrook Campus, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont
    Can Assoc Radiol J 54:41-4. 2003
  64. ncbi Colonic lipoma with florid vascular proliferation and nodule-aggregating appearance related to repeated intussusception
    Shiro Adachi
    Department of Pathology, The City Hospital of Ikeda, Ikeda, Japan
    Pathol Int 55:160-4. 2005
    A unique case of repeatedly intussuscepted colonic lipoma mimicking an epithelial tumor in a 50-year-old man is reported. The tumor was located in the ascending colon and was approximately 5 cm in diameter...
  65. doi Lumbar nerve root compression due to extradural, intraforaminal lipoma. An underdiagnosed entity?
    Dimitris Zevgaridis
    Department of Neurosurgery, Kyanous Stavros, Aristotle University of Thessaliniki, Greece
    J Neurosurg Spine 9:408-10. 2008
    ..case of a patient with unilateral lumbar nerve root compression caused by extradural, intraforaminal, true adult lipoma. A 62-year-old woman suffered severe left L-5 radiculopathy that progressively worsened during the 12 months prior ..
  66. pmc A rare case of intraoral lipoma in a six year-old child: a case report
    Meduri Venkateswarlu
    Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, Kamineti Institute of Dental Sciences, Narketpally, Andhra Pradesh 508254, India
    Int J Oral Sci 3:43-6. 2011
    One type of soft tissue lesions of the oral cavity is lipoma, which is a kind of benign tumor composed of mature lipid cells...
  67. ncbi Small intestinal intussusception secondary to a submucosal lipoma
    Yulia Gray
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, 111 Brewster Street, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 126:231-2. 2002
  68. doi A hepatic lipoma mimicking angiomyolipoma of the liver: report of a case
    Noriaki Nakamura
    Department of Hepato Biliary Pancreatic Surgery, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, School of Medicine, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    Surg Today 39:825-8. 2009
    b>Lipoma of the liver is extremely rare. Since the current knowledge of such tumors is based primarily on individual case reports and small case series, little is so far known about this disease...
  69. ncbi Colocolonic intussusception secondary to an intraluminal lipoma
    Hala Fatima
    Department of Internal Medicine Gastroenterology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:e38. 2007
  70. doi Adult ileoileal intussusception induced by an ileal lipoma diagnosed preoperatively: report of a case and review of the literature
    Tsutomu Namikawa
    Department of Surgery, Kochi Medical School, Kohasu, Oko cho, Nankoku, Kochi, 783 8505, Japan
    Surg Today 42:686-92. 2012
    We herein report a case of adult ileoileal intussusception induced by an ileal lipoma. A 68-year-old woman with a history of small intestinal tumors was admitted to our hospital with severe, colicky lower abdominal pain, similar to ..
  71. ncbi [Pleural lipoma: report of a case]
    Masanobu Hayakawa
    Department ofSurgery, Toyonaka Municipal Hospital, Toyonaka, Japan
    Kyobu Geka 58:1185-8. 2005
    ..The resected tumor was a yellowish pleural mass and the pathological diagnosis was a benign lipoma. It is possible to make a diagnosis of lipoma preoperatively by CT and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), however, ..
  72. ncbi [Intrathoracic chest wall type lipoma with crescent-shaped mass on computed tomography; report of a case]
    Mio Gotoh
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Yokkaichi Municipal Hospital, Yokkaichi, Japan
    Kyobu Geka 62:340-3. 2009
    ..The lesion was a soft mass, pedunculated and numerously lobulated, that caused the crescent form of the mass on chest CT and MRI. Histopathological examination revealed mature lipoma.
  73. ncbi A case of massive left atrial lipoma occupying pericardial space
    Takeshi Yamamoto
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    Jpn Heart J 45:715-21. 2004
    We report a rare case of massive left atrial lipoma occupying pericardial space. A 52-year-old male was admitted because of cardiomegaly of unknown etiology...
  74. ncbi Intrapericardial lipoma: successful resection of a giant tumor without cardiopulmonary bypass
    Luca Botta
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Bologna, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, Via Massarenti 9, Bologna, Italy
    Cardiovasc Pathol 16:122-4. 2007
    Cardiac lipomas are very rare neoplasms. We describe herein a case of giant intrapericardial extracavitary lipoma in a 67-year-old man who has been previously treated for prostate and kidney cancers...
  75. ncbi A case of a large intrapericardial lipoma occupying pericardial space: an unusual complication of a coronary artery bypass surgery
    Feridun Kosar
    The Department of Cardiology, Inonu University, Faculty of Medicine, Turgut Ozal Medical Center, Malatya, Turkey
    J Card Surg 22:427-9. 2007
    ..In this case report we present a 71-year-old man with a large intrapericardial lipoma originating from pericardium...
  76. ncbi Giant cardiac lipoma: report of a case
    Hasmet Bardakci
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Turkiye Yulsek Ihtisas Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    J Card Surg 23:254-6. 2008
    ..The patient underwent resection of a lipoma which weighed 1100 g and had a pedicle 6 cm in diameter, connected to the epicardial surface of right ventricle ..
  77. ncbi Intra-articular lipoma of the knee joint in a girl
    Erhan Yilmaz
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Firat University, Medical Faculty, Elazig, Turkey
    Arthroscopy 21:98-102. 2005
    Intra-articular lipoma is a rare benign mass that commonly occurs in the knee joint. We present the case of a 15-year-old girl with a slowly growing mass in her right knee. There was no history of trauma...
  78. ncbi Teratoma in human tail lipoma
    Se Hyuck Park
    Department of Neurosurgery, Kandong Sacred Heart Hospital, Hallym University, Seoul, Korea
    Pediatr Neurosurg 41:158-61. 2005
    We report a case of a rare congenital teratoma that developed in a lipoma attached to a remnant human tail...
  79. ncbi Epidermal nevus syndrome associated with polyostotic fibrous dysplasia, CNS lipoma, and aplasia cutis
    Miguel Cabanillas
    Department of Dermatology, Complexo Hospitalario Arquitecto Marcide Novoa Santos, Ferrol, Spain
    Dermatol Online J 15:7. 2009
    ..nevus associated with various organ abnormalities, particularly polyostotic fibrous dysplasia, central nervous system lipoma, and aplasia cutis. Our patient demonstrates the polymorphic spectrum of involvement in epidermal nevus syndrome.
  80. doi Bilateral multiple spindle cell lipomas of the tongue
    Tomoaki Imai
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Saiseikai Senri Hospital, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 106:264-9. 2008
    Spindle cell lipoma (SCL) typically occurs in elderly men as a solitary lesion in the posterior neck and back, but less commonly also involves the oral cavity. Here, we describe a rare case of bilateral multiple SCLs of the tongue...
  81. pmc Editor's quiz: GI haemorrhage and an incomplete colonoscopy
    Maw Soan Soon
    Department of Gastroenterology, Changhua Christian Medical Center, Changhua, Taiwan, ROC
    Gut 56:455, 496. 2007
  82. ncbi Myxolipoma of the epiglottis in an adult: a case report
    Surinder K Singhal
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Government Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh, India
    Ear Nose Throat J 84:728, 730, 734. 2005
    ..We report a case of myxolipoma-that is, a lipoma with foci of myxomatous degeneration-of the epiglottis in a 56-year-old woman...
  83. ncbi Newly described adipocytic lesions
    L Guillou
    University Institute of Pathology, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Semin Diagn Pathol 18:238-49. 2001
    ..the clinicopathologic features and differential diagnoses of 7 newly described adipocytic lesions: chondroid lipoma, myolipoma, lipomatous hemangiopericytoma, sclerotic lipoma, fibrohistiocytic lipoma, hemosiderotic ..
  84. ncbi Light and electron microscopic findings in a patient with orbital myolipoma
    Akiko Nagayama
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki University, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, 852 8501 Nagasaki, Japan
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 241:773-6. 2003
    ..This report describes the pathology of myolipoma, which is a benign soft tissue tumor and is a very rare tumor of the orbit...
  85. ncbi Carboxypeptidase M: a biomarker for the discrimination of well-differentiated liposarcoma from lipoma
    Michele R Erickson-Johnson
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mod Pathol 22:1541-7. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that identification of CPM amplification could be used as an alternative diagnostic tool for the diagnosis of well-differentiated liposarcoma/atypical lipomatous tumors...
  86. ncbi Endoloop ligation of a large colonic lipoma: a novel technique
    Gottumukkala S Raju
    Departments of Internal Medicine and Surgery, Center for Endoscopic Research, Training and Innovation CERTAIN, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555 0764, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 62:988-90. 2005
  87. ncbi Chondroid lipoma: findings on radiography and MRI (2006:7b)
    M D Hyzy
    Department of Radiology, Flinders Medical Centre, Bedford Park SA, 5042, Adelaide, Australia
    Eur Radiol 16:2373-6. 2006
    We present a case of chondroid lipoma with various tumor components on MRI and ossified components on radiography...
  88. ncbi Submucous colon lipoma: a case report and review of the literature
    Hong Zhang
    Department of General Surgery, The Second Hospital of China Medical University, Shenyang 110004, Liaoning Province, China
    World J Gastroenterol 11:3167-9. 2005
    Colon lipoma is remarkably rare in clinical practice. We reported a case of ascending colon lipoma in an 83-year-old woman. She was asymptomatic with a lipoma of 35 mm x 30 mm x 24 mm in size which was found by routine colonoscopy...
  89. ncbi Lipoma arborescens of the knee
    A P Davies
    Avon Orthopaedic Centre, Southmead Hospital, Bristol BS10 5NB, UK
    Knee 12:394-6. 2005
    b>Lipoma arborescens (diffuse articular lipomatosis) is a rare, benign intra-articular lesion of unknown aetiology...
  90. doi HMGA2 is the partner of MDM2 in well-differentiated and dedifferentiated liposarcomas whereas CDK4 belongs to a distinct inconsistent amplicon
    Antoine Italiano
    Laboratory of Solid Tumors Genetics, Nice University Hospital, and CNRS, UMR 6543, Faculty of Medicine, Nice, France
    Int J Cancer 122:2233-41. 2008
    ..We also found a frequent amplification and overexpression of YEATS4, an oncogene that inactivates P53, suggesting that YEATS4 might play an important role together with MDM2 in WDLPS/DDLPS oncogenesis...
  91. doi Extensive cardiac lipoma with aneurysmal right ventricle
    Yeon Song
    Cardiovascular Imaging Section, Department of Cardiology, The Methodist DeBakey Heart and Vascular Center, 6550 Fannin Street, SM 677, Houston, TX 77080, USA
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 11:691-2. 2010
    ..as 64-slice computed tomography (CT) angiogram revealed a large mass encasing the entire heart consistent with lipoma. In addition, a right ventricular free wall aneurysm was found...
  92. ncbi Fusion of the HMGA2 and NFIB genes in lipoma
    M Nilsson
    Department of Clinical Genetics, University Hospital, 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Virchows Arch 447:855-8. 2005
    ..In the present study, two cases of lipoma with rearrangements of 9p22-24 and 12q15 were analyzed by reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction to find ..
  93. ncbi [Cryorecanalization of an endobronchial lipoma]
    K J Franke
    Klinik Ambrock, Klinik fur Pneumologie, Allergologie und Schlafmedizin, Universitat Witten Herdecke, Hagen
    Pneumologie 59:685-8. 2005
    In this case presentation the advantages of a new method of cryoextraction of an endobronchial lipoma are demonstrated...
  94. doi Fusion of HMGA1 to the LPP/TPRG1 intergenic region in a lipoma identified by mapping paraffin-embedded tissues
    Xiaoke Wang
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 196:64-7. 2010
    Ordinary lipoma frequently harbors rearrangement of HMGA2. LPP is the most common partner gene to HMGA2, but has not been seen fused to HMGA1. We report the fusion of HMGA1 to the intergenic region between LPP and TPRG1 in a lipoma...
  95. ncbi Hemorrhagic duodenal lipoma managed by endoscopic resection
    Suketo Sou
    Department of Gastroenterology, Shin Kokura Hospital, Kanada, Kokurakita ku, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 21:479-81. 2006
    ..Based on computed tomography and fluoroscopy of the small intestine, a diagnosis of duodenal lipoma was made...
  96. ncbi Intussuscepted sigmoid colonic lipoma mimicking carcinoma
    K C Huh
    Department of Internal Medicine, Konyang University College of Medicine, Daejeon, Korea
    Dig Dis Sci 51:791-5. 2006
  97. ncbi Bleeding duodenal lipoma treated with endoscopic polypectomy
    Harish K Mohamed
    Department of Gastroenterology, District Co Operative Hospital and Department of Gastroenterology, Baby Memorial Hospital, Kozhikode 673006, Kerala, India
    Trop Gastroenterol 29:167-8. 2008
    ..We report the case of a 70-year-old woman who presented with significant upper GI bleed due to a large bleeding duodenal lipoma that was successfully treated by endoscopic polypectomy.
  98. ncbi Extraction of a large self-amputated colonic lipoma: A case report
    Shafik M Sidani
    Faculty of Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Int J Surg 6:409-11. 2008
    ..The minority of patients presenting with symptomatic colonic lipoma are generally treated with resection...
  99. ncbi Pedunculated duodenal lipoma treated with endoscopic polypectomy with a detachable snare
    Atsuhiko Murata
    Department of Gastroenterology, Fukuoka Higashi Medical Center, Koga, Fukuoka, 811 3195, Japan
    Fukuoka Igaku Zasshi 99:131-5. 2008
    We report endoscopic polypectomy with a detachable snare in a patient with a hemorrhagic pedunculated duodenal lipoma. A 67-year-old man with a history of spinal canal stenosis was admitted to our hospital because of recurrent tarry ..
  100. ncbi [Double ileo-ileal and ileo-cecocolic intussusception due to submucous lipoma: case report]
    A Costanzo
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche, Universita degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza, Italy
    G Chir 28:135-8. 2007
    ..years-old male affected by a double ileo-ileal and ileocecocolic invagination secondary to a submucosal intestinal lipoma. Because of a bowel obstruction symptomathology, the diagnosis was based on abdomen X-rays, abdominal ultrasound ..
  101. ncbi Bilateral knee lipoma arborescens: a case report
    C H Yan
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong) 16:107-10. 2008
    ..He was initially diagnosed with gouty arthritis, but later found to have lipoma arborescens. Magnetic resonance imaging demonstrated frond-like proliferations of fatty synovium...

Research Grants11

  1. Genetic studies of familial multiple lipomatosis
    JOHN PHILLIPS III; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..To map the FL gene we will: 1) obtain DNAs and lipoma samples from other FL family members, 2) test markers on 12q13-15 to determine if they or the HMGI-C, CHOP, MDM2, ..
  2. Genetic studies of familial multiple lipomatosis
    JOHN PHILLIPS III; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..To map the FL gene we will: 1) obtain DNAs and lipoma samples from other FL family members, 2) test markers on 12q13-15 to determine if they or the HMGI-C, CHOP, MDM2, ..
  3. Iron and Atherosclerosis
    Subha Raman; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This research tests the theory that monthly loss of iron through menses is protective against atherosclerosis, which could lead to an entirely new approach to preventing and treating heart and vascular disease in both men and women. ..
  4. Botannical Extract Library Screeninig with Human ADAS Cells
    Jeffrey Gimble; Fiscal Year: 2008
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  5. The Role of Dentists in Addressing Childhood Obesity
    Alice Curran; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..If dentists have the resources and skills, they may be able to become partners with primary care to support prevention and intervention efforts that will be required to successfully address obesity in the United States. ..
  6. 3T MRI OF THE TMJ USING SHORT AND ULTRASHORT ECHO TIME (UTE) TECHNIQUES
    Christine Chung; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..These techniques will be translated to a patient population to produce optimized MR images and quantitative data that can be correlated with clinical scoring systems. ..
  7. Iron and Atherosclerosis
    Subha Raman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Subgroup analyses will include comparison of the presence of iron symptomatic versus asymptomatic patients and women versus age-matched men. ..
  8. CIRCADIAN MECHANISMS REGULATING OSTEOGENESIS
    Jeffrey Gimble; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Findings from this innovative proposal have clinical implications regarding the optimal timing for daily medication regimens in bone diseases and for elective orthopedic and orthodontic procedures. ..
  9. Spinal Fusion Using Adipose Derived Adult Stem Cells
    Jeffrey Gimble; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The availability of "off the shelf ADAS cells for clinical orthopedic procedures will have a significant commercial and therapeutic impact. ..
  10. USE OF ADIPOSE-DERIVED PREADIPOCYTES IN BONE DISOREDERS
    Jeffrey Gimble; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This has commercial application to orthopedic and periodontal surgical treatments of joint replacement, fracture repair, and bone resorption secondary to tooth decay...
  11. Iron and Atherosclerosis
    Subha V Raman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This research tests the theory that monthly loss of iron through menses is protective against atherosclerosis, which could lead to an entirely new approach to preventing and treating heart and vascular disease in both men and women. ..