Colonic lipoma and diverticular change

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard


Incidental finding.

Patient Data

Age: adult
Gender: Female

CT Abdomen and pelvis (selected images)

Selected images demonstrating non-complicated colonic diverticular disease and a well-defined fat-attenuated mass within the sigmoid colon. 

Case Discussion

Incidental sigmoid colon lipoma in a patient with diverticular change. 

Differential diagnosis to consider for similar fat-attenuated masses in the pelvis: 

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Case information

rID: 10150
Published: 10th Jul 2010
Last edited: 25th Oct 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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