Problems of diagnosing and treating infiltrating lipomas

F. Wurlitzer, C. Bedrossian, Alberto Ayala, C. McBride

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

24 Scopus citations


Infiltrating lipoma is a term used recently to describe unusual tumors consisting of mature fat cells invading muscle or other tissues. These tumors have the propensity to invade and recur, but are rarely lethal; they are often self limiting after incomplete excision.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)240-243
Number of pages4
JournalAmerican Surgeon
Issue number4
StatePublished - Dec 1 1973

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery


Dive into the research topics of 'Problems of diagnosing and treating infiltrating lipomas'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this