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lipomatosis

Wednesday 4 September 2019

PO

Examples

- lipomatosis of nerve
- colorectal lipomatosis

Associations

- Associated with obesity , Cushing disease , steroid therapy , protease inhibitors for HIV
F- fmilial multiple lipomatosis

  • usually autosomal dominant; multiple lipomas of trunk and extremities with relative sparing of the head and shoulders;
  • due to translocation involving high-mobility-group protein isoform I-C on chromosome 12 and the lipoma preferred partner gene on chromosome 3 (An Bras Dermatol 2012;87:324)