Intraosseous lipoma

Case contributed by Dr Saqba Farooq
MRI

Calcaneal lesion whose center is hypointense onT1WI and hyperintense on STIR, denoting fluid. Its periphery is isointense to bone marrow on T1WI and suppressed on STIR, indicating fat.

Case Discussion

The calcaneus is the classic location for an intraosseous lipoma.

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Case information

rID: 8851
Published: 4th Mar 2010
Last edited: 7th Jan 2020
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