Lipoleiomyoma

Case contributed by Dr Domenico Nicoletti

Presentation

Patient arrives in the emergency room with pain in the left iliac region with increased white blood cells and C-reactive protein.

Patient Data

Age: 65
Gender: Female
Modality: CT

CT without contrast shows sigmoid diverticulitis.

There is also a well-marginated low attenuation intramural lesion in the uterus, compatible with a lipoleiomyoma.

Modality: MRI

Magnetic resonance imaging with gadolinium shows fat saturation in the region and confirms fat within the uterine lesion.

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Case Information

rID: 40530
Case created: 25th Oct 2015
Last edited: 25th Oct 2015
System: Gynaecology
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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