FOOT CONSULTANT CLINICS
Mr Stuart Metcalfe BSc(Hons), MPhil, FCPodS, FPodA
Consultant Podiatric Surgeon
A lipoma is a benign (none cancer) type tumour which is made up of fatty cells clumped together. They are usually not particularly painful and can be left alone. Sometimes however they can cause compression of nerves and blood vessels and need to be removed. Here's an example of one being removed.