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ADIPOSE TISSUE - TUMOUR - LIPOMA

ADIPOSE TISSUE - TUMOUR - LIPOMA

Clinical History

No clinical information is available.

Pathology

The specimen shows a well circumscribed mass of lobulated fatty tissue to the external surface, a thin capsule and a fairly homogenous cut surface. Centrally there are a few patches of a shiny appearance while others appear pale yellowish showing small cystic lesions representing degeneration and necrosis within the tumour tissue.