was first proposed by Sydney Farber (1903 - 1973), a U.S. paediatric pathologist who postulated the disorder based on lipid metabolism characterized by unusual pigmentation of the skin and the development of nodules.

FARBER'S LIPOGRANULOMATOSIS: "Farber's Lipogranulomatosis was first postulated by the United States based pediatric pathologist Sydney Farber which looked at dysfunctional lipid metabolism."
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