Monday 14 June 2004
Definition: Angiolipomas are typically subcutaneous and often painful.
Angiolipoma: "angio" component; painful; intravasc thrombi
UI:738 - Subcutaneous angiolipoma (Lipohemangioma)
Because they lack the typical cytogenetic abnormalities seen in ordinary lipomas, some have speculated that they may actually be of vascular origin but with an abundant lipomatous component.
mature adipose tissue admixed with multiple small capillaries, many of which contain fibrin thrombi.
- spindle cell lipoma