Suprasellar lipoma

Case contributed by Ammar Haouimi
Diagnosis certain


Incidental finding.

Patient Data

Age: 20 years
Gender: Female

There is a small lobulated mass (10 x 7 x 4 mm), located posterior to the infundibulum. It elicits a homogeneous high signal on T1 and T2, attenuated on T1 fat sat with blooming on eSWAN sequence due to susceptibility artifact.

Normal appearance of the anterior and posterior pituitary gland.

Case Discussion

MRI features of a suprasellar fatty mass compatible with a lipoma (incidental finding in this case).

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