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Xanthoma

  • Mario Campanacci

Abstract

The xanthoma is a localized reactive proliferation of lipid-loaded histiocytes.

Keywords

Achilles Tendon Foam Cell Soft Tissue Tumor Factor XIIIa Familial Hypercholesterolemia 
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© Springer-Verlag Wien 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • Mario Campanacci
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.University of BolognaItaly
  2. 2.Rizzoli Orthopaedic InstituteBolognaItaly

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