- sarcoma of fat cells
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A type of cancer that starts in the body's fat cells. It can occur anywhere in the body.
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a cancerous tumour of fatty tissue
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Liposarcoma: A malignant tumor that arises in fat cells in deep soft tissue, such as that inside the thigh. Most frequent in middle-aged and older adults (age 40 and above), liposarcomas are the most common of all soft-tissue sarcomas.
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A malignant tumour derived from primitive or embryonal lipoblastic cells. It may be composed of well-differentiated fat cells or may be dedifferentiated: myxoid (liposarcoma, myxoid), round-celled, or pleomorphic, usually in association with a rich network of capillaries. Recurrences are common and dedifferentiated liposarcomas metastasize to the l
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sarcoma of fat cells
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(lip″o-sahr-ko´mә) a malignant tumor having large anaplastic lipoblasts, sometimes with foci of normal fat cells.
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liposarcoma A malignant neoplasm of adults that occurs especially in the retroperitoneal tissues and the thigh, usually deep in the intermuscular or periarticular planes. Peritoneal tissues include the serous membrane that lines the walls of the abdominal and pelvic cavities.
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Liposarcoma is a malignant tumor that arises in fat cells in deep soft tissue, such as that inside the thigh or in the retroperitoneum. They are typically large bulky tumors which tend to have multiple smaller satellites extending beyond the main confines of the tumor. Liposarcomas, like all sarcomas, are rare. ==Symptoms== Patients usually note a
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Type: Term Pronunciation: lip′ō-sar-kō′mă Definitions: 1. A malignant neoplasm of adults that occurs especially in the retroperitoneal tissues and the thigh, usually deep in the intermuscular or periarticular planes; histologically, liposarcoma is a large tumor that may be composed of well-differentiated fat cells or may
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Malignant tumor of fat cells.
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A rare cancer of the fat cells.
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