are the most common noncancerous soft tissue
growth.It can occur almost anywhere in the body.
The cause of lipomas is not completely understood and can usually be diagnosed by its appearance alone.
Lipomas occur in all age group , but most often appear in middle age. Single lipomas occur with equal frequency in men and women. Multiple lipomas occur more frequentily in men.
Fats are the basic material that forms lipoma. Usually treatment of a lipoma is not necessary, unless the tumor
becomes painful or restricts movement. They are usually removed for cosmatic reason.