The pure myxoma is extremely rare, and clinically resembles the lipoma.
A lipoma, or fatty tumor, in the subcutaneous tissue, may go on increasing to huge bulk while the body is steadily emaciating.
On April 5th, three weeks after the osteotomy, a lipoma was removed from another patient aged twenty-one years.
lipoma li·po·ma (lĭ-pō'mə, lī-)
n. pl. li·po·mas or li·po·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A benign tumor composed chiefly of fat cells.