lipogranuloma


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lipogranuloma

[‚lip·ə‚gran·yə′lō·mə]
(medicine)
A small mass of fatty tissue associated with granulomatous inflammation.
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Penile necrosis and lipogranuloma is best treated surgically.
Lipogranuloma or sclerosing lipogranuloma is an unusual benign granulomatous reaction to exogenous or endogenous lipids.
To the best of our knowledge, this report describes the first case of axillary lipogranuloma in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) in the light of mammographic and ultrasonographic findings of this rare entity.
Sahin A, Tekgul S, Ergen A et al: Sclerosing lipogranuloma of the penis: a case report.
Gokalan Kara I, Bayramoglu H, Ocsel H: Sclerosing lipogranuloma of male genitalia.
According to the report, "stratified squamous epithelium, foci of lipogranuloma, and extensive hyalinization of fibrous connective tissue" were observed, confirming the diagnosis of a dentigerous cyst.
Pathologic examination detected, in addition, a chronic, granulomatous inflammation with areas of necrosis and lipogranuloma consistent with a TB lesion of the nipple in the removed breast.
red blood cell, neutrophil, lymphocyte, and platelet morphology (recorded as normal or abnormal) on the peripheral blood smear; percentage cellularity on the core biopsy, as well as assessment for any evidence of specific features including lipogranulomas, epithelioid granulomas, fibrosis or fat atrophy, lymphoid aggregates, or increased mast cells.
The enlarged mesenteric lymph nodes demonstrated reactive follicular hyperplasia and multifocal non-necrotizing lipogranulomas.
Other described histological reactions at injection sites include allergic contact dermatitis, lipogranulomas, local necrosis, sterile and infectious abscesses, necrotizing, necrobiotic and sarcoidal granulomas, cutaneous lymphoid hyperplasia, lupus profundus-like and morphea-like reactions.
Prominent lipogranulomas may be seen in the testis, presumably as a reaction to sebaceous material leaked from the cyst contents (Figure 3, C).