Paraffin tumour

paraffin tumour --> paraffinoma

A tumefaction, usually a granuloma, caused by the prosthetic or therapeutic injection of paraffin into the tissues; sometimes used with reference to similar lesions resulting from the injection of any oil, wax, or the like.

See: lipogranuloma.

Synonym: paraffin tumour.

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