Lipoma of thigh

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Left thigh soft tissue swelling for 5-6 years. No pain.

Patient Data

Age: 85 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

A homogeneous fat density is seen over the anterior aspect of the thigh.

Ultrasound

An encapsulated, compressible lesion is seen in the intermuscular plane. Internal echogenic lines are noted within without calcification or cystic changes.

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Case information

rID: 13271
Published: 21st Mar 2011
Last edited: 11th Nov 2019
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