Adiposis dolorosa

What is Adiposis dolorosa?

A condition characterized by a deposit of symmetric nodular or pendulous masses of fat in various regions of the body, with discomfort or pain.

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hi i'm looking for information on adiposis dolorosa aka dercum's disease. my mother has chronic pain for years and was finally diagnosed last year....

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I am sorry to hear about your mother and her recent diagnosis of adiposis dolorosa. This is a disease where fatty tumors...

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I do not receive actual treatment for Derucm's Disease though I have 2 official diagnosis P Dr XXXXXXX Herbst from Arizona came to Australia and...

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Dercum's Disease is really bizarre. No feature of it makes any sense...

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I have adiposis dolorosa or dercum s disease. I have been diagnosed after removaal of several lg lipomas on my back. I know have many pea size ones...

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Lipomas are benign lesions under the skin. If these are large enough then surgical removal is required. The pain...

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