Myxolipoma

myxolipoma

(Science: tumour) A benign neoplasm of adipose tissue in which portions of the tumour resemble mucoid mesenchymal tissue.

Synonym: lipoma myxomatodes, myxoma lipomatosum.

Origin: myxo-_ G. Lipos, fat, _ -oma, tumour

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