Calcaneal intraosseous lipoma

Case contributed by Dr Noyan Zenger


Heel pain


Well demarcated lucent bone lesion within the calcaneum.


Well delineated bone lesion with attenuation similar to fat.

Case Discussion

X-ray and CT of the calcaneum demonstrate a focal region of fat density consistent with a intraosseous lipoma of the calcaneus with cystic transformation.

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Case information

rID: 12746
Published: 6th Jan 2011
Last edited: 23rd May 2020
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