Intramuscular haemangioma

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

Presentation

Right buttock swelling.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Normal pelvic radiograph.

MRI

Intramuscular lesion in the right gluteus maximus muscle which appears to be composed of many channels. The lesion is hypointense on T1WI and hypointense on T2WI and, with moderate post-contrast enhancement.

Incidental lipoma deep to the left gluteus maximus.

Case Discussion

Intramuscular hemangioma

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Case information

rID: 18619
Case created: 15th Jul 2012
Last edited: 11th Oct 2017
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