lipid pneumonia or lipoid pneumonia
Inflammatory and fibrotic changes in the lungs due to the inhalation of various fatty substances, or due to accumulation in the lungs of endogenous lipid material following the fracture of a bone.
- Lipid proteinosis
lipid proteinosis n. An inherited lipid metabolism disorder characterized by deposits of a protein-lipid complex on the labial mucosa and sublingual and faucial areas, and by papillomatous eyelid lesions.
[lip-id, lahy-pid] /ˈlɪp ɪd, ˈlaɪ pɪd/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. any of a group of organic compounds that are greasy to the touch, insoluble in water, and soluble in alcohol and ether: lipids comprise the fats and other esters with analogous properties and constitute, with proteins and carbohydrates, the chief structural components of living cells. /ˈlaɪpɪd; […]
[lip-i-tawr] /ˈlɪp ɪˌtɔr/ Pharmacology, Trademark. 1. a brand of .
1911, from Lipizza, home of the former Austrian Imperial Stud; term used to designate horses originally bred there. The city is modern-day Lipica near Trieste in Slovenia (Lipizza is the Italian form of the name).