Parotid lipoma

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad


Young woman with Painless right neck swelling for one year.

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Female

An oval mass lesion, with fat density is seen in right parotid gland, no septations, no spft tissue component. Appearances are in favor of intra-parotid lipoma.

Case Discussion

A young woman with painless right side neck swelling from one year ago, and on non contrast CT scan there is an oval mass lesion with fat density at the anatomical location of right parotid which is compatible with parotid lipoma.

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Case information

rID: 44838
Case created: 5th May 2016
Last edited: 2nd Oct 2016
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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