- Xanthoma tendinosum
- Xanthoma that clusters around tendons, and is associated with lipid disorders.
* * *tendinous xanthoma xanthoma characterized by papules or nodules in the tendons, ligaments, fascia, and periosteum, especially on the hands, elbows, knees, or heels. It often occurs in association with types of hyperlipoproteinemia, tuberous xanthoma, xanthelasma, and cerebrotendinous xanthomatosis.
Medical dictionary. 2011.