liposarcoma

A rare cancer of the fat cells.

English dictionary of cancer terms . 2015.

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  • liposarcoma — m. oncol. Tumor maligno que se desarrolla con elementos propios del tejido adiposo. Medical Dictionary. 2011. liposarcoma crec …   Diccionario médico

  • Liposarcoma — El liposarcoma es un tumor maligno de origen mesodérmico derivado del tejido adiposo y el más frecuente de los sarcomas de partes blandas.[1] [2] [3] [4] …   Wikipedia Español

  • Liposarcoma — Infobox Disease Name = Liposarcoma Caption = DiseasesDB = 31482 ICD10 = ICD9 = ICDO = ICDO|8850|3 OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = derm eMedicineTopic = 856 MeshID = D008080Liposarcoma is a malignant tumor that arises in fat cells in deep… …   Wikipedia

  • liposarcoma — noun Any malignant tumour that originates in adipose tissue …   Wiktionary

  • liposarcoma — A malignant neoplasm of adults that occurs especially in the retroperitoneal tissues and the thigh, usually deep in the intermuscular or periarticular planes; histologically, l. is a large tumor that may be composed of well differentiated fat… …   Medical dictionary

  • liposarcoma — li·po·sar·cò·ma s.m. TS med. sarcoma ricco di cellule adipose {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1957. ETIMO: comp. di 1lipo e sarcoma …   Dizionario italiano

  • liposarcoma — {{hw}}{{liposarcoma}}{{/hw}}s. m.  (pl. i ) Tumore maligno del tessuto adiposo …   Enciclopedia di italiano

  • liposarcoma — pl.m. liposarcomi …   Dizionario dei sinonimi e contrari

  • liposarcoma — n. malignant tumor of fatty tissue (Pathology) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • liposarcoma — li·po·sarcoma …   English syllables

  • liposarcoma — n. a rare malignant tumour of fat cells. It is most commonly found in the thigh and is rare under the age of 30 years. There are four main histological types: well differentiated, myxoid, pleomorphic, and round cell liposarcomas. Treatment is… …   The new mediacal dictionary

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