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Intraosseous lipoma

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

Patient Data:

Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray
Modality: CT

DIstribution of intraosseous lipomas

Modality: Diagram

Case Discussion:

Intraosseous lipomas have a characteristic appearance on imaging studies. They do not have malignant potential and hardly ever lead to pathologic fractures. They belong to the classical "don't touch" lesions of the bone.

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