Intraosseous lipoma

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

Patient Data

Gender: Male
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CT
Diagram

DIstribution of intraosseous lipomas

Case Discussion

Intraosseous lipomas have a characteristic appearance on imaging studies. They do not have malignant potential and hardly ever lead to pathologic fractures. They belong to the classical "don't touch" lesions of the bone.

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Case information

rID: 10485
Case created: 16th Aug 2010
Last edited: 7th Dec 2015
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