Common tumors of adult individuals.
Occur at all ages.
Males and females equally affected.
|General Gross Description|
occur anywhere in the body, most often in the subcutaneous tissues.
Llobulated yellow mass, surrounded by a thin
|General Microscopic Description|
Adult, mature, histologically
normal looking adipocytes.
Cotran RS, Kumar V, Robbins SL: Robbins Pathologic Basis of Disease. 5th edition. Philadelphia, W.B. Saunders, 1994, pp. 1262.
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|Synopsis by: T.V. Rajan M.D. Ph.D. (T1X500M88500)