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Definition of Lipoma

Lipoma: A benign tumor of adipocytes (fat cells). Lipomas are common in the skin and are found anywhere on the body. They may be surgically removed for cosmetic reasons.

Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
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Last Editorial Review: 3/19/2012

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