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Nevus lipomatosus superficialis - Skin
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Contributors: Craig N. Burkhart MD, Dean Morrell MD, Lowell A. Goldsmith MD, MPH, Nancy Esterly MD
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Synopsis

Nevus lipomatosus superficialis is a relatively rare benign hamartoma composed of mature fat that presents as soft nodules. The lesions present at birth or later in childhood as asymptomatic soft or rubbery plaques with a polypoid or cerebriform appearance.

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ICD10CM:
Q82.5 – Congenital non-neoplastic nevus

SNOMEDCT:
56525001 – Nevus lipomatosus cutaneous superficialis

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Last Updated: 05/13/2015
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Nevus lipomatosus superficialis : Buttocks, Dermatomal, Linear configuration, Sacral region of back, Smooth nodule, Smooth papule, Unilateral, Yellow color
Clinical image of Nevus lipomatosus superficialis
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