adjective see lipoma

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  • Lipomatous — Lipoma Li*po ma (l[i^]*p[=o] m[.a]), n. [NL., from Gr. li pos fat + oma.] (Med.) A tumor consisting of fat or adipose tissue. {Li*pom a*tous} ( p[o^]m [.a]*t[u^]s), a. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lipomatous — See lipoma. * * * …   Universalium

  • lipomatous — Pertaining to or manifesting the features of lipoma, or characterized by the presence of a lipoma (or lipomas) …   Medical dictionary

  • lipomatous — adj. of a lipoma, of a fatty tumor (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lipomatous — li·pom·a·tous …   English syllables

  • lipomatous — adjective see lipoma * * * lipōˈmatous adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑lip …   Useful english dictionary

  • lipomatous myxoma — myxolipoma …   Medical dictionary

  • lipomatous nevus — a nevus containing a large amount of fibrofatty tissue. Called also fatty n., n. lipomatosus, and nevolipoma …   Medical dictionary

  • Nephritis, lipomatous — A disorder in which the nephrons of the kidney are gradually replaced with fatty tissues, preventing proper filtration of wastes and eventually resulting in kidney failure. Treatment is by dialysis …   Medical dictionary

  • lipoma — lipomatous /li pom euh teuhs, poh meuh , luy /, adj. /li poh meuh, luy /, n., pl. lipomas, lipomata / meuh teuh/. Pathol. a benign tumor consisting of fat tissue. Also called fatty tumor. [1820 30; < NL; see LIP , OMA] * * * …   Universalium

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