lipoma

Summary

Summary: A benign tumor composed of fat cells.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Differential gene expression in liposarcoma, lipoma, and adipose tissue
    Keith M Skubitz
    Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School, Masonic Cancer Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Cancer Invest 23:105-18. 2005
  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. 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
  4. ncbi 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
  5. ncbi Oral lipoma: analysis of 58 new cases and review of the literature
    Esther Manor
    Institute of Human Genetics, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Ann Diagn Pathol 15:257-61. 2011
  6. 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
  7. ncbi Spindle cell lipoma of the oral cavity. Report of a rare intramuscular case with fine needle aspiration findings
    S N Agoff
    Department of Cytopathology and Pathology, Harborview Medical Center and University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Acta Cytol 45:93-8. 2001
  8. pmc The expression of MDM2/CDK4 gene product in the differential diagnosis of well differentiated liposarcoma and large deep-seated lipoma
    S Pilotti
    Department of Pathology and Cytopathology, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milano, Italy
    Br J Cancer 82:1271-5. 2000
  9. ncbi 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
  10. ncbi Spindle cell/pleomorphic lipoma of the oral cavity
    Giada Vecchio
    Department G F Ingrassia, Section of Anatomic Pathology, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    J Craniofac Surg 20:1992-4. 2009

Research Grants

  1. Hindbrain Herniation in Sheep Model of Myelomeningocele
    Cornelia von Koch; Fiscal Year: 2002
  2. USE OF ADIPOSE-DERIVED PREADIPOCYTES IN BONE DISOREDERS
    Jeffrey Gimble; Fiscal Year: 2002
  3. Spinal Fusion Using Adipose Derived Adult Stem Cells
    Jeffrey Gimble; Fiscal Year: 2005
  4. CIRCADIAN MECHANISMS REGULATING OSTEOGENESIS
    Jeffrey Gimble; Fiscal Year: 2005
  5. Iron and Atherosclerosis
    Subha Raman; Fiscal Year: 2006
  6. Botannical Extract Library Screeninig with Human ADAS Cells
    Jeffrey Gimble; Fiscal Year: 2008

Detail Information

Publications321 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Differential gene expression in liposarcoma, lipoma, and adipose tissue
    Keith M Skubitz
    Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School, Masonic Cancer Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Cancer Invest 23:105-18. 2005
    ..Such differences in gene expression may help differentiate among subtypes of sarcomas, and may also yield clues to the pathophysiology of this heterogeneous group of tumors...
  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. 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...
  4. ncbi 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...
  5. ncbi Oral lipoma: analysis of 58 new cases and review of the literature
    Esther Manor
    Institute of Human Genetics, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Ann Diagn Pathol 15:257-61. 2011
    ..Here, we present 58 new cases of oral lipoma (OL), their clinical features, diagnostic workup, and management. The records of 58 patients with OL were reviewed...
  6. 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...
  7. ncbi Spindle cell lipoma of the oral cavity. Report of a rare intramuscular case with fine needle aspiration findings
    S N Agoff
    Department of Cytopathology and Pathology, Harborview Medical Center and University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Acta Cytol 45:93-8. 2001
    Spindle cell lipoma (SCL) is a benign neoplasm characterized by a mixture of mature fat, bland spindle cells and wiry collagen in a variably myxoid background...
  8. pmc The expression of MDM2/CDK4 gene product in the differential diagnosis of well differentiated liposarcoma and large deep-seated lipoma
    S Pilotti
    Department of Pathology and Cytopathology, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milano, Italy
    Br J Cancer 82:1271-5. 2000
    ..the exploration of the possibility that immunocytochemistry (ICC) might assist in the differential diagnosis of lipoma-like well differentiated liposarcomas (LL-WDL) and large deep-seated lipomas (LDSL)...
  9. ncbi 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.
  10. ncbi Spindle cell/pleomorphic lipoma of the oral cavity
    Giada Vecchio
    Department G F Ingrassia, Section of Anatomic Pathology, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    J Craniofac Surg 20:1992-4. 2009
    ..morphological features between spindle cell and pleomorphic lipomas, for which the term spindle cell/pleomorphic lipoma is proposed...
  11. ncbi Spindle cell lipoma: a case report and review of literature
    P Chandrashekhar
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Yenepoya Dental College, Yenepoya University, Deralakatte, Mangalore, India
    Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 10:92-5. 2012
    Oral spindle cell lipoma is a rare lesion and until now only 26 cases have been reported in English literature...
  12. 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...
  13. ncbi Pleomorphic lipoma of the tongue
    Esin Atik
    Department of Pathology, Inonu University Medical School, Turkey
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 126:430-1. 2002
  14. ncbi 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...
  15. 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 ..
  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 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...
  18. 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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  19. ncbi Jejunojejunal intussusception secondary to a jejunal lipoma in an adult
    Tsung Hsien Chiang
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 21:924-6. 2006
  20. 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...
  21. 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...
  22. ncbi 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...
  23. 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
  24. 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...
  25. ncbi 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...
  26. ncbi Giant lipoma of the adrenal gland
    Konstantinos N Milathianakis
    Department of Urology, Metaxa Cancer Hospital, Piraeus, Greece
    J Urol 167:1777. 2002
  27. 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...
  28. 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...
  29. ncbi Chondroid lipoma is characterized by t(11;16)(q13;p12-13)
    Florence Ballaux
    Virchows Arch 444:208-10. 2004
  30. 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...
  31. 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
  32. 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...
  33. ncbi Oral spindle cell lipoma
    N Said-Al-Naief
    Department of Pathology, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 35294-0007, USA
    Ann Diagn Pathol 5:207-15. 2001
    b>Lipoma is an uncommon benign, oral, soft-tissue neoplasm commonly found on the buccal mucosa...
  34. 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...
  35. 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...
  36. 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...
  37. 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.
  38. 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.
  39. 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
  40. ncbi Jejunal intussusception of a gastric lipoma: a review of literature
    C M Mouës
    Department of Surgery, Spaarne Hospital, Haarlem, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 19:418-20. 2002
    ..An extremely rare case of gastrojejunal intussusception caused by a giant gastric lipoma is described in this article. The patient presented with anemia and weight loss...
  41. ncbi The value of MDM2 and CDK4 amplification levels using real-time polymerase chain reaction for the differential diagnosis of liposarcomas and their histologic mimickers
    Shio Shimada
    Department of Pathology, Saitama Medical University School of Medicine, Saitama 350 0495, Japan
    Hum Pathol 37:1123-9. 2006
    ..An analysis of MDM2 and CDK4 amplification using real-time PCR, as well as FISH, is useful for the differential diagnosis of liposarcomas and their histologic mimickers...
  42. ncbi Cutaneous lipoma in children: 5 cases with Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome
    Philippe Buisson
    Pediatric Surgery Department, Hopital Mere Enfant, F44093 Nantes, France
    J Pediatr Surg 41:1601-3. 2006
    Cutaneous lipoma is rare in children, but it can be part of a syndrome such as the Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome (BRRS)...
  43. ncbi Lipomatous lesions of the head and neck region: imaging findings in comparison with histological type
    S Cappabianca
    DU di Internistica Clinica e Sperimentale Magrassi Lanzara, Sez Diagnostica per Immagini, Seconda Universita degli Studi di Napoli, Napoli, Italy
    Radiol Med 113:758-70. 2008
    ..Aim of the study is to demonstrate the main role of magnetic resonance imaging in the identification and characterization of lipomatous lesions of the head and neck...
  44. 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...
  45. ncbi Lipoma of the parietal peritoneum: an unusual cause of abdominal pain
    Ibrahim Barut
    Suleyman Demirel University, School of Medicine, Department of General Surgery, Ankara, Turkey
    Ann Saudi Med 26:388-90. 2006
  46. 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.
  47. 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...
  48. doi Subcutaneous forehead nodules: attention to the button osteoma and frontalis-associated lipoma
    Lindsay D Sewell
    Department of Dermatology, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, Pennsylvania 17822, USA
    Dermatol Surg 34:791-8. 2008
  49. ncbi Lipoma of the diaphragm: a rare presentation
    Serdar Sen
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Adnan Menderes University, Faculty of Medicine, Aydin, Turkey
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:2203-5. 2007
    b>Lipoma of the diaphragm is an extremely rare entity. A 67-year-old asymptomatic man who had a tumor located in the posterior region of the left hemi-diaphragm is presented. The tumor was removed through a left mini-thoracotomy...
  50. ncbi Laparoscopic enucleation of a duodenal lipoma, with review of the literature
    Saleh N Abu Daff
    Department of Surgery, Riyadh Military Hospital, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 29:455-7. 2008
    We present a case of duodenal lipoma in a 53-year-old lady causing symptoms of vomiting and abdominal discomfort, treated by laparoscopic enucleation...
  51. ncbi Giant colonic lipoma presenting as intermittent obstruction
    Shree J Krishnan
    Department of Internal Medicine, St Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 4:xxv. 2006
  52. ncbi Laparoscopy-assisted resection of ileoileal intussusception caused by intestinal lipoma
    Mong Wei Lin
    Department of Surgery, National Taiwan University Hospital and National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 17:789-92. 2007
    ..In this paper, we describe a case of ileoileal intussusception caused by an intestinal lipoma that was diagnosed preoperatively by computed tomography scans and was treated successfully by laparoscopy-..
  53. ncbi Intrathoracic lipomas: their clinicopathological behaviors are not as straightforward as expected
    Hiroyuki Sakurai
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Saiseikai Central Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:261-5. 2008
    ..Intrathoracic lipomas are a type of deep-seated lipoma, unlike subcutaneous lipomas...
  54. ncbi Atypical lipomatous tumor of the lip with pleomorphic lipoma-like myxoid area, clinically simulating mucocele
    Hideo Hattori
    Department of Pathology, Kariya General Hospital, Aichi, Japan
    J Oral Pathol Med 31:561-4. 2002
    ..Atypical lipomatous tumor may be indistinguishable from pleomorphic lipoma and its distinction from the latter is based on location as well as relative abundance of floret-type giant cells ..
  55. ncbi Axillary giant lipoma
    Eray Copcu
    Plast Reconstr Surg 114:1982-3. 2004
  56. 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...
  57. 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...
  58. ncbi Distinction of well-differentiated liposarcoma from lipoma in two patients with multiple well-differentiated fatty masses
    Y J Yang
    Department of Pathology, Upstate Medical University, State University of New York, 750 East Adams Street, Syracuse, New York, NY 13210, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 30:584-9. 2001
    ..and addresses the usefulness of this imaging technique in distinguishing well-differentiated liposarcoma from lipoma. Gadolinium-enhanced MRI revealed significantly enhanced signal in well-differentiated liposarcoma in a background ..
  59. ncbi Lipoma of the breast: a diagnostic dilemma
    C Lanng
    Breast Surgery Clinic, Horsholm Hospital, Usserod Kongevej 102, Horsholm 2970, Denmark
    Breast 13:408-11. 2004
    b>Lipoma of the breast often causes diagnostic and therapeutic uncertainty. Clinically it may be difficult to distinguish a lipoma from other conditions. Fine-needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) is often not helpful...
  60. ncbi Intramuscular dendritic fibromyxolipoma: myxoid variant of spindle cell lipoma?
    Rooshdiya Z Karim
    Department of Anatomical Pathology, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Pathol Int 53:252-8. 2003
    ..benign soft tissue lesion that shares many clinical and pathological features with myxoid variants of spindle cell lipoma (SCL)...
  61. pmc Vulvar lipoma: is it so rare?
    A T Odoi
    School of Medical Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana
    Ghana Med J 45:125-7. 2011
    Vulvar lipoma is said to be so rare that only a few cases have been reported...
  62. pmc Pleural lipoma: a non-surgical lesion?
    Christophe Jayle
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Poitiers Hospital, University of Poitiers, Poitiers, France
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 14:735-8. 2012
    ..As complications occur, a wait-and-see policy is common. We report our pleural lipoma surgical exeresis experience since 1999...
  63. pmc Overexpression of Akt1 enhances adipogenesis and leads to lipoma formation in zebrafish
    Che Yu Chu
    Department of Bioscience Technology, Chung Yuan Christian University, Chung Li, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 7:e36474. 2012
    ..The specific aim of this study was to create a zebrafish obesity model by over expressing the insulin signaling hub of the Akt1 gene...
  64. ncbi Double jejunal intussusception in an adult with chronic subileus due to a giant lipoma: a case report
    Fabio Marino
    Department of Emergency and Organ Transplantation, General Surgery and Liver Transplantation Units, University of Bari, Bari
    Chir Ital 57:239-42. 2005
    ..Only at surgery was it possible to identify a double intussusception due to a giant stalked polyp which the histological examination revealed to be a submucosal lipoma.
  65. 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...
  66. pmc Large vulvar lipoma in an adolescent: a case report
    Jung Hoon Lee
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Kosin University College of Medicine, Seo Gu, Busan, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 23:744-6. 2008
    ..However, conventional lipomas have been reported only rarely as presenting in the vulva. We present a case of vulvar lipoma in a 17-yr-old woman, possibly caused by chronic intermittent irritation.
  67. ncbi Quadrigeminal cistern lipoma
    Selcuk Yilmazlar
    Department of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine, Uludag University, Bursa, Turkey
    J Clin Neurosci 12:596-9. 2005
    ..Computerized tomography and magnetic resonance imaging demonstrated a quadrigeminal cistern lipoma compressing the aqueduct of Sylvius...
  68. ncbi Ileocolocolic intussusception secondary to a submucosal lipoma: an unusual cause of intermittent abdominal pain in a 62-year-old woman
    Siarhei Kuzmich
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex, UK
    J Clin Ultrasound 38:48-51. 2010
    We present a case of subacute nonobstructing ileocolocolic intussusception secondary to a submucosal lipoma and a mobile cecum diagnosed sonographically in a 62-year-old woman...
  69. ncbi Intraosseous lipoma of the mandible: a case report and review of the literature
    S Cakarer
    Istanbul University, Faculty of Dentistry, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Istanbul, Turkey
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 38:900-2. 2009
    Intraosseous lipoma is a benign tumor of the bone. It is mostly seen in the metaphyses of the long bones and calcaneus. There are few documented cases of intraosseous lipomas in the jaw...
  70. pmc Laparoscopic resection of a small bowel lipoma with incidental intussusception
    Layla C Lucas
    The University of Arizona, Department of Surgery, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    JSLS 14:615-8. 2010
    ..Even with exhaustive diagnostic testing, small bowel tumors are often not diagnosed preoperatively. Because 60% to 70% of small bowel tumors are malignant, surgical excision is always recommended...
  71. ncbi Lipoma or liposarcoma? A cautionary case report
    A P Jones
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Queen Victoria Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4LP, UK
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 65:e11-4. 2012
    ..We describe a case in which a lipoma-like liposarcoma was identified following excision of what was expected, on clinical and radiological grounds, to ..
  72. ncbi A novel t(8;13)(q21;q22) translocation in a pediatric lipoma
    Jinglan Jin
    Department of Hepatology, The First Hospital of Jilin University, Changchun, Jilin, PR China
    Cancer Genet 204:629-33. 2011
    ..Here, we report a pediatric lipoma case without rearrangement of 12q13-q15 but with an apparently balanced translocation involving chromosomes 8 and ..
  73. ncbi 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...
  74. 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.
  75. ncbi Giant lipoma of the thigh in a patient with morbid obesity
    George C Zografos
    Plast Reconstr Surg 109:1467-8. 2002
  76. 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...
  77. 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 ..
  78. 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
  79. 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...
  80. 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 ..
  81. 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...
  82. 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...
  83. 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...
  84. ncbi 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 ..
  85. 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...
  86. ncbi 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...
  87. 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...
  88. 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.
  89. 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...
  90. 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...
  91. 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...
  92. 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...
  93. 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 ..
  94. 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.
  95. 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...
  96. 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...
  97. 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...
  98. ncbi 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 ..
  99. 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
  100. 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...
  101. 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...

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  1. Hindbrain Herniation in Sheep Model of Myelomeningocele
    Cornelia von Koch; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Furthermore, we will characterize in lambs gross pathological and axonal pathfinding anomalies usually seen in the human disease. ..
  2. 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...
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    Jeffrey Gimble; Fiscal Year: 2005
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    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. ..
  5. 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. ..
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