Medical Definition of Lipogranulomatosis

1. 1. Presence of lipogranulomas. 2. Local inflammatory reaction to necrosis of adipose tissue. Disseminated lipogranulomatosis, a form of mucolipodosis, developing soon after birth because of deficiency of ceramidase; characterised by swollen joints, subcutaneous nodules, lymphadenopathy, and accumulation in lysosomes of affected cells of PAS-positive lipid consisting of ceramide. Synonym: Farber's disease, Farber's syndrome. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lipogranulomatosis

lipofuscinoses
lipofuscinosis
lipofuscins
lipogeneses
lipogenesis
lipogenic
lipogenous
lipogenous diabetes
lipogram
lipogramatic
lipogrammatic
lipogrammatist
lipogrammatists
lipograms
lipogranuloma
lipogranulomatosis (current term)
lipohemia
lipoic
lipoic acid
lipoid
lipoid granuloma
lipoid granulomatosis
lipoid nephrosis
lipoid proteinosis
lipoid theory of narcosis
lipoidaemia
lipoidal
lipoidemia
lipoidosis
lipoidosis corneae

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