"Lipoma" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A benign tumor composed of fat cells (ADIPOCYTES). It can be surrounded by a thin layer of connective tissue (encapsulated), or diffuse without the capsule.
- Fatty Tumor
- Fatty Tumors
- Tumor, Fatty
- Tumors, Fatty
- Lipoma, Pleomorphic
- Lipomas, Pleomorphic
- Pleomorphic Lipoma
- Pleomorphic Lipomas
- Atypical Lipoma
- Atypical Lipomas
- Lipoma, Atypical
- Lipomas, Atypical
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Lipoma".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Lipoma".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Lipoma" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Lipoma" was a major or minor topic of these publication.