pleomorphic lipoma

Pleomorphic lipoma

What is a pleomorphic lipoma? A pleomorphic lipoma is a non-cancerous tumour made up of fat and spindle cells. Pleomorphic lipomas commonly grow around the upper back and neck but can start almost anywhere in the body. Most grow just under our skin where they feel like a soft lump. Another name for this tumour is …
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Spindle cell lipoma

What is a spindle cell lipoma? A spindle cell lipoma is a non-cancerous tumour made up of fat and spindle cells. Spindle cell lipomas commonly grow around the upper back and neck but can start almost anywhere in the body. Most grow just under our skin where they feel like a soft lump. Another name for …
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Lipoma

What is a lipoma? A lipoma is a non-cancerous tumour made up of fat cells. Since we have fat everywhere in our bodies, lipomas can occur just about anywhere. But most lipomas occur just under our skin where they feel like a soft lump. Fat The human body is made up of many different types …
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