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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La localizacion mas frecuente de parafinomas encontrada en la literatura es el pene, denominada lipogranuloma esclerosante, el cual causa fibrosis y deformidad en el cuerpo del mismo (1).
Penile necrosis and lipogranuloma is best treated surgically.
Lipogranuloma or sclerosing lipogranuloma is an unusual benign granulomatous reaction to exogenous or endogenous lipids.
Sahin A, Tekgul S, Ergen A et al: Sclerosing lipogranuloma of the penis: a case report.
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.
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.
Disseminated lipogranulomas and sudden death from self-administered mineral oil injection.
Lipogranulomas and pseudocystic cavities are characteristic of injection of oil-containing substances (paraffinoma).