Pectoralis major lipoma

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio


Ignored. Incidental finding.

Patient Data

Age: 72-year-old
Gender: Female

CT Chest (selected images)

Intramuscular lipoma of the right pectoralis major. 

Case Discussion

Lipomas are benign tumours composed of mature adipocytes. They are the most common soft tissue tumour seen in approximately ~ 2% of the population. 

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Case information

rID: 46779
Case created: 16th Jul 2016
Last edited: 25th Aug 2016
Tag: rmh
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