Intraosseous lipoma with cystic transformation

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


A boy with knee pain. No previous trauma.

Patient Data

Age: 10
Gender: Male

The broad fat halo around the central cyst exposes this lesion as a Milgram type 3 intraosseous lipoma.

Case Discussion

Intraosseous lipomas are benign bone lesions, that may present in an extremely wide age range from 5 to 85 years.

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Case information

rID: 14673
Published: 21st Aug 2011
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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