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)

Modality: CT

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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