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WHO Classification of Tumours
Angiolipoma, NOS
Breast


Definition

Angiolipoma is a lipoma with prominent vascularity. The vascular tissue is more abundant at the periphery of the tumour and contains fibrin thrombi.
Mammary angiolipomas, unlike angiolipomas at other sites, are notoriously painless

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Tavassoli FA, Devilee P (Eds.)
World Health Organization Classification of Tumours. Pathology and Genetics of Tumours of the Breast and Female Genital Organs.
3rd Edition
IARC Press: Lyon 2003




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Tavassoli FA
Pathology of the Breast
Appleton and Lange: Stanford 1992




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Yu GH, Fishman SJ, Brooks JS (1993)
Cellular angiolipoma of the breast.
Mod Pathol 6: 497-9



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