A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Lipoma

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A benign neoplasm of adipocytes that forms in the subcutaneous fat (as well as in other organs sometimes) and manifests itself clinically as either an elevated tumor or a tumor that cannot be visualized clinically, but that can be palpated, the skin overlying it in both circumstances being normal.

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Lipoma

A benign neoplasm of adipocytes that forms in the subcutaneous fat (as well as in other organs sometimes) and manifests itself clinically as either an elevated tumor or a tumor that cannot be visualized clinically, but that can be palpated, the skin…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Granuloma Annulare: Key Points

Key Points Granuloma annulare is a reactive inflammatory skin condition, which commonly presents as annular pink, erythematous thin plaques on the distal extremities. Granuloma annulare usually presents as localized disease, generalized plaques or…

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Dermoscopic findings in a patient with multiple piloleiomyomas

…nodular lesions like dermatofibroma, eruptive syringoma, angiolipoma, neurilemoma, endometrioma, leiomyosarcoma, glomus tumor, eccrine spiradenoma, lipoma and blue nevus [1,4]. Although piloleiomyoma is frequently pigmented, it does not frequently en…

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Pseudomalignancies?

…0;floret cells”) of pleomorphic fibroma and pleomorphic lipoma. There are several pseudomelanomas, only one of which is accompanied, and then only episodically, with striking pleomorphism of nuclei, namely, Spitz’s nevus. That nevus, howe…

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Video Library

…epair Mucosal Eversion Stitch No. of Hits : 255 Rhinophyma Correction No. of Hits : 325 Lipoma Excision and Drain Placement No. of Hits : 497 Shave Biopsy No. of Hits : 493 Six Point Stitch No. of Hits : 264 Keloid Excision No. of Hits : 393…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Traumatic fat necrosis

…n Surg 1920;72:188–95. Shattock SG. Saponifying necrosis in a lipoma of the thigh. Trans Pathol Soc Lond 1896;47:246. Tillman C, Holst R, Svedman C. Traumatic fat necrosis: a case report. Acta Derm Venereol 2003;83(3):227–8. Winkelmann RK et al. Fact…