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www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lipoma/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20374474

Feb 7, 2020 ... Surgical removal. Most lipomas are removed surgically by cutting them out. Recurrences after removal are uncommon. Possible side effects are ...

www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/what-is-a-lipoma

Oct 1, 2019 ... Lipomas, also known as fatty tumors, appear as rubbery lumps under the skin and can cause pain or discomfort. Doctors aren't quite sure what ...

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/322551

Lipomas are harmless, fatty tumors that can form under the skin. They are usually painless and do not require treatment. However, a doctor can surgically remove ...

www.aafp.org/afp/2002/0301/p901.html

Mar 1, 2002 ... Small lipomas can be removed by enucleation. A 3-mm to 4-mm incision is made over the lipoma. A curette is placed inside the wound and ...

my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/15008-lipomas

Most lipomas don't need treatment. If a lipoma is bothering you, your provider can remove it surgically. Lipoma removal procedures are safe and effective, and you  ...

www.healthline.com/health/lipoma-cure

Lipomas are slow growing soft masses of fat cells that are typically found ... There are medically approved ways of removing them for health or cosmetic reasons.

www.healthline.com/health/skin/lumps

Lipomas can sometimes grow back even after they're surgically removed. This procedure is typically done under local ...

www.calabasasdermcenter.com/about/blog/how-to-get-rid-of-fatty-tumors-lipoma

To a woman, though, another lump on the thigh or back is another thing that must be removed. These fatty growths, known as lipomas, do not turn into cancer.

orthoinfo.aaos.org/en/diseases--conditions/lipoma

Although many lipomas require no treatment, surgical removal may be recommended for large or painful ones. Reproduced from Evers B, Klammer HL: Tumors ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2687496

The proper management of giant lipomas is open excision. Lipomas are usually well encapsulated, allowing relatively straightforward complete removal.