Soft tissue
Adipose tissue tumors
Lipoma and variants
Fibrolipoma


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Definition / general
  • Lipoma with prominent bundles of mature fibrous tissue traversing fatty lobules
Terminology
  • Not a WHO diagnosis
  • Fibrovascular polyps of esophagus are also called fibrolipomas
  • See also lipomatosis of nerve
Sites
Case reports
Clinical images

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Intraoperative parotid tumor

Gross images

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Encapsulated mass

Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Lipoma with fibrous tissue component
Microscopic (histologic) images

AFIP images

Mature adipose tissue and dense bands of fibrosis



Contributed by Charanjeet Singh, M.D.

Myxoid change



Contributed by Mark R. Wick, M.D.



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Mature adipose tissue and fibrous tissue

Differential diagnosis
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