adipose infiltration

n.

The growth of normal adult fat cells in sites where they are not usually present.

Nearby words

  1. adipose,
  2. adipose cell,
  3. adipose degeneration,
  4. adipose fin,
  5. adipose fossa,
  6. adipose tissue,
  7. adiposis,
  8. adiposis cardiaca,
  9. adiposis dolorosa,
  10. adiposis tuberosa simplex


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