Probable uterine lipoleiomyoma

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Complaining of dysuria for last 1 week.

Patient Data

Age: 40
Gender: Female
Modality: Ultrasound

There is a well-defined, homogeneously echogenic, intramural lesion without vascularity in anterior wall of uterus. There are no cystic changes / calcification in lesion. 

There were no other positive findings.

Case Discussion

Uterine intramural echogenic lesion suggest presence of fat in lesion. Uterine lipoleiomyoma is commonest among lipomatous uterine tutors. Other very rare possibilities include  angiomyolipoma, fibromyolipoma, myelolipoma.

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Case Information

rID: 21558
Case created: 31st Jan 2013
Last edited: 28th Apr 2017
System: Gynaecology
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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