Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Lipoma Symptoms

Symptoms of lipoma include:

  • Lump under the skin:
    • Slightly firm to soft
    • May be rubbery
    • Painless lump
    • Unattached to the overlying skin
  • Usually located on the neck, shoulder, arm or leg
  • Breast lump

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Last Updated: Jan 23, 2011 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Lipoma References
  1. Goodwin RW, O'Donnell P, Saifuddin A. MRI appearances of common benign soft-tissue tumours. Clin Radiol. 2007 Sep;62(9):843-53. Epub 2007 Jun 29. [17662731]
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