Table of ContentsDefinition / general | Treatment | Microscopic (histologic) description | Differential diagnosis
Cite this page: Lipogranulomatosis subcutanea of Rothmann and Makai. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/skinnontumorlipogranulomatosis.html. Accessed May 1st, 2017.
Definition / general
- Subcutaneous nodules on the trunk and extremities which undergo spontaneous involution, and are not associated with systemic symptoms
- No effective treatment
Microscopic (histologic) description
- Lipogranulomas of subcutis, but not in crops
- Weber-Christian disease: appears in crops; associated with fever and malaise