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Tendon sheath lipoma

MedGen UID:
Concept ID:
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Lipoma of Tendon Sheath; lipoma of tendon sheath; Lipoma of the Tendon Sheath; lipoma of the tendon sheath; Tendon Sheath Lipoma; tendon sheath lipoma
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0004076


A benign tumor, composed of mature adipocytes, that arises within the tendon sheath. [from NCI]

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CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVTendon sheath lipoma

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Kremchek TE, Kremchek EJ
Orthop Rev 1988 Nov;17(11):1083-5. PMID: 3205585

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