adiposis tuberosa simplex


adiposis tuberosa simplex
n. (Medicine) Anders' disease, adiposis dolorosa, disease characterized by painful localized fatty masses or cutaneous nodules (on the abdomen or extremities) that are sensitive to touch, lipomatosis

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • adiposis tuberosa simplex — a disorder resembling adiposis dolorosa, marked by development in the subcutaneous tissue of fatty masses that may be painful to pressure …   Medical dictionary

  • adiposis dolorosa — n. (Medicine) Anders disease, adiposis tuberosa simplex, disease characterized by painful localized fatty masses or cutaneous nodules (on the abdomen or extremities) that are sensitive to touch, lipomatosis …   English contemporary dictionary

  • adiposis — Excessive local or general accumulation of fat in the body. SYN: lipomatosis, liposis (1), steatosis (1). [adipo + G. osis, condition] a. cerebralis obesity resulting from intracranial disease, most commonly of the hypothalamus, r …   Medical dictionary

  • Anders' disease — n. (Medicine) adiposis tuberosa simplex, adiposis dolorosa, disease characterized by painful localized fatty masses or cutaneous nodules (on the abdomen or extremities) that are sensitive to touch, lipomatosis …   English contemporary dictionary


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