Mesenteric lipomas are uncommon benign fat-containing lesions .
Like other lipomas, they are comprised of mature adipocytes.
Although described on both CT and ultrasound, they are more commonly seen on CT.
proliferation of homogenous adipose tissue in the mesentery
often contained and separate from free mesenteric fat
- on CT they usually between -80 and -120 HU (which is identical to that of subcutaneous fat) 1
On imaging consider
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