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Descriptor English:   Familial Multiple Lipomatosis 
Descriptor Spanish:   Lipomatosis Familiar Múltiple 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Lipomatose Múltipla Familiar 
Synonyms English:   Adiposis Dolorosa Type III
Dercum's Disease Type III
Familial Multiple Lipoma
Familial Multiple Lipomas
Familial Multiple Lipomatoses
Lipoma Dolorosa
Lipomatoses, Familial Multiple
Lipomatosis, Familial Multiple
Multiple Lipoma, Familial
Multiple Lipomas, Familial  
Tree Number:   C16.320.298
Definition English:   A rare autosomal disorder characterized by numerous encapsulated lipomas on the trunk and extremities. The lipomas are usually not painful but can cause pain when growing. In rare cases, one lipoma can become painful and progress to multiple painful lipomas; it is then referred to as Dercum's Disease Type III. 
History Note English:   2017 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications DI diagnosis
DG diagnostic imaging DH diet therapy
DT drug therapy EC economics
EM embryology EN enzymology
EP epidemiology EH ethnology
ET etiology GE genetics
HI history IM immunology
ME metabolism MI microbiology
MO mortality NU nursing
PS parasitology PA pathology
PP physiopathology PC prevention & control
PX psychology RT radiotherapy
RH rehabilitation SU surgery
TH therapy UR urine
VE veterinary VI virology
Record Number:   56401 
Unique Identifier:   D000071070 

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