"Xanthomatosis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A condition marked by the development of widespread xanthomas, yellow tumor-like structures filled with lipid deposits. Xanthomas can be found in a variety of tissues including the SKIN; TENDONS; joints of KNEES and ELBOWS. Xanthomatosis is associated with disturbance of LIPID METABOLISM and formation of FOAM CELLS.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Xanthomatosis" by people in Profiles.
FH Tulsa-1 and -2: two unique alleles for familial hypercholesterolemia presenting in an affected two-year-old African-American male. Am J Med Genet. 1995 Nov 20; 59(3):300-3.
[Diabetic xanthoma]. Med Panam. 1959 Jul 01; 13:37-41.