Probable uterine lipoleiomyoma

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Complaining of dysuria for last 1 week.

Patient Data

Age: 40
Gender: Female

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
Published: 31st Jan 2013
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Gynaecology
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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