Extrapleural lipomatosis

Case contributed by Dr Franco A. Scola

Presentation

Pneumonia?

Patient Data

Age: 59
Gender: Male
CT

Bilateral fat deposition outside of posterolateral parietal pleura.

Case Discussion

Exrapleural fat deposition it's a benign condition, usually bilateral and symmetric.

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Case information

rID: 50774
Published: 20th Jan 2017
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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