liposarcoma

[lĭp′ō-sär-kōmə]

n.

A malignant tumor consisting chiefly of immature, anaplastic lipoblasts of varying sizes, usually occurring in association with a rich network of capillaries.lipoblastoma

Nearby words

  1. lipopolysaccaride,
  2. lipopolysaccharide,
  3. lipoprotein,
  4. lipoprotein lipase,
  5. lipoprotein(a),
  6. liposculpture,
  7. liposis,
  8. liposoluble,
  9. liposome,
  10. liposuck


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