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A case of multiple symmetric lipomatosis (Madelung's disease).
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2690720     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A case of multiple symmetric lipomatosis in a 61-year-old man is described. The patient had the striking appearance that characterizes multiple symmetric lipomatosis. He had a history of alcohol abuse. Before admission to our institution, he underwent surgical treatment three times at other hospitals. We describe his clinical course and review the literature.
N Yoshioka; S Suzuki
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Annals of plastic surgery     Volume:  23     ISSN:  0148-7043     ISO Abbreviation:  Ann Plast Surg     Publication Date:  1989 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1990-02-05     Completed Date:  1990-02-05     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7805336     Medline TA:  Ann Plast Surg     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  456-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Plastic Surgery, Hyogo Prefectural, Amagasaki Hospital, Japan.
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MeSH Terms
Alcoholism / complications
Lipomatosis* / pathology,  surgery
Lipomatosis, Multiple Symmetrical* / pathology,  surgery
Middle Aged

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