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1.

Necrosis

A permanent cessation of all vital functions of a tissue. [GOC:dph] [from GO]

MedGen UID:
10199
Concept ID:
C0027540
Pathologic Function
2.

Fat necrosis

A condition in which the death of adipose tissue results in neutral fats being split into fatty acids and glycerol. [from MeSH]

MedGen UID:
8792
Concept ID:
C0015668
Pathologic Function
3.

Fat

The glyceryl esters of a fatty acid, or of a mixture of fatty acids. They are generally odorless, colorless, and tasteless if pure, but they may be flavored according to origin. Fats are insoluble in water, soluble in most organic solvents. They occur in animal and vegetable tissue and are generally obtained by boiling or by extraction under pressure. They are important in the diet (DIETARY FATS) as a source of energy. (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed) [from MeSH]

MedGen UID:
5132
Concept ID:
C0015677
Pharmacologic Substance
4.

Fat necrosis of breast

Localized necrosis of the adipose tissue in the breast. Clinically, it may present as a mass. Causes include injury, surgical procedures, and radiation treatment. [from NCI]

MedGen UID:
57847
Concept ID:
C0156321
Disease or Syndrome

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