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can diet cause lipomas

A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Seely
31 years experience General Practice
Lipoma=BENIGN: Lipomas are benign 'fatty tumors' that are very common. They need no treatment unless enlarging rapidily or painful. Once they form, they are there. ... Read More
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Dr. Arlo Miller
15 years experience Dermatology
No: There are no diets or supplements that are known to have an effect on lipomas.
Dr. Mark Pack
Dr. Mark Pack answered
31 years experience General Surgery
Lipomas seem to just: occur in some people. There is nothing you can do to prevent them from occurring. The only way to get rid of them is surgical excision,

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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Abdominal lump: Good that you don't have any symptoms from the lump. Abdominal lumps can have many possible causes such as a lipoma, a hernia or a cyst. Getting it ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Lipomas: The cause of lipomas is not completely understood, but the tendency to develop them is inherited. A minor injury may trigger the growth. Being overwei ... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gena Kluwe
31 years experience Internal Medicine
No: No.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Benign tumor: Lipoma is a benign tumor of fat cells, only remedy is removal (surgery), rarely transform into malignant liposarcoma.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Johnny Serrano
26 years experience General Surgery
No reason: Lipomas will form with no good reason, on any place on the body and to anyone. Simply fat cells forming a more organized shape. Can get them liposuc ... Read More
A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
45 years experience General Surgery
Usually does not: Cause trouble except for appearance. They have a small incidence of turning into sarcoma when they become larger than 4 inches or when they are locat ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Lipoma: A lipoma is a slow-growing, fatty lump that's most often situated between your skin and the underlying muscle layer. Often a lipoma is easy to identif ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Alvarez
33 years experience General Surgery
Not well studied: Occasionally there is a strong family history of multiple lipomas. Treatment at any age is removal. I usually recommend waiting if.
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Rosenfeld
43 years experience Dermatology
Benign tumors: Lipomas are benign fatty tumors of the deep layer of the skin, and are usually painless. Then can move around a little, and they usually occur in othe ... Read More

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