Lipomatosis

What is Lipomatosis?

It is a genetic condition (autosomal dominant), in which multiple lipomas are present throughout the body. Lipomas are fat containing benign tumors.

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hello doctor , my name is arun . i have several painful subcutaneous nodules in the body.about 16 in number. two of which are painless and others...

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Hi, dear
I have gone through your question. I can understand your concern.
Lipoma generally don't cause any pain. However if it involve some neural...

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I have multiple lipomas some on my chest. When pressed some of them are painful. I suffer from chest area pains which do not become worse with...

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Brief Answer:
FNAC and preferably excision biopsy of tender lipomas.

Detailed Answer:
Hi.
Thanks for your query, albeit short and specific.
To...

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My husband had MRI that showed inconclusive spot possible myeloma or leukemia so had blood work up done his IGA was 746 it said no monoclonal...

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Brief Answer:
Please, upload the results sheet with abnormal findings!

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Hi,

Waiting is never easy especially when such diagnostic...

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HI. Drs. I am 29. I have Lipomatosis and have more or less 100 lipomas around my body. I have heard about a removal with liposuction assisted with...

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My husband had MRI that showed inconclusive spot possible myeloma or leukemia so had blood work up done his IGA was 746 it said no monoclonal...

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I have lipomas in my body I need to take some treatment from doctor

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I have multiple lipomas some on my chest. When pressed some of them are painful. I suffer from chest area pains which do not become worse with...

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hello doctor , my name is arun . i have several painful subcutaneous nodules in the body.about 16 in number. two of which are painless and others...

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I have a lipoma in my back, near my shoulder blade. What options are available to me to remove it? i realize it is elective surgery, and i have...

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sir i am 20years male and my father have multiple lipomas over the body but they are not much noticable but i got nearly 50 lipomas on my both...

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