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What is Lipoma(s)?

Lipomas are the most common soft-tissue tumor. These slow-growing, benign fatty tumors form soft, lobulated masses. There are various sub-types of lipomas, such as, fibrolipoma (fat with fibrous tissue), angiolipoma (fat with blood vessels), and hibernoma (brown fat instead of the white fat).

What is it like to have Lipoma(s)?

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

What do patients take to treat Lipoma(s) and its symptoms?

These charts show data from Lipomas patients’ latest treatment evaluations
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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Who has Lipoma(s) on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 71patients have this condition
  • 2new patients joined this month
  • 26say Lipomas is their primary condition

Age Proportion # of patients
<20 1
20s 5
30s 17
40s 24
50s 13
60s 5
70+ 0


Distribution of females vs. males

60% Females
40% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 3
20-29 years 9
30-39 years 10
40-49 years 8
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 1
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 38
Not Diagnosed 7

These charts show data from Lipomas patients who have completed their condition history
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