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Well differentiated liposarcoma

This article was last reviewed and updated on November 19, 2019. by Bibianna Purgina, MD FRCPC Quick facts: Well differentiated liposarcoma is a cancer made up of fat. It can start anywhere in the body but the most common location is the abdomen. This tumour affects adults and rarely happens in children. Normal fat The …
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Dedifferentiated liposarcoma

This article was last reviewed and updated on November 21, 2018 by Bibianna Purgina, MD FRCPC Quick facts: Dedifferentiated liposarcoma is a type of cancer made at least partly from fat. Most tumours start off as a well differentiated liposarcoma before undergoing a process called dedifferentiation. Dedifferentiated liposarcoma shows a genetic change in the MDM2 …
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Intramuscular lipoma

This article was last reviewed and updated on July 14, 2018. by Bibianna Purgina, MD FRCPC Quick facts: Intramuscular lipoma is a non-cancerous tumour made up of fat. The tumour starts and grows inside a muscle. Some tumours look and feel like a lump under the skin. Normal fat The human body is made up of …
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Lipoma

This article was last reviewed and updated on July 14, 2018. by Bibianna Purgina, MD FRCPC Quick facts: A lipoma is a non-cancerous tumour made up of fat. It is a very common type of tumour especially in older adults. Most lipomas are soft and look like a small lump under the skin. Normal fat The …
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