xanthomatosis

[zăn′thō-mə-tōsĭs]

n.

A metabolic disorder characterized by excessive accumulation of lipids in the body and a resulting spread of xanthomas.lipid granulomatosis xanthoma disseminatum xanthoma multiplex

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