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verrucous xanthoma

Xanthoma

[zan-thoh-muh]

A xanthoma (or xanthomata or xanthomatosis) (from Greek xanthos, ξανθος, "yellow") is a deposition of yellowish cholesterol-rich material in tendons and other body parts in various disease states:

They can be associated with lipid metabolism disorders.

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