Thoracic spine lipoma

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
MRI

Thoracic spine lipoma with associated scoliosis. Note the chemical shift artifact on T2.

Case Discussion

Spinal lipomas are rare, accounting for ~1% of all spinal cord tumors. 

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Case information

rID: 4931
Published: 5th Nov 2008
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
System: Spine, Oncology
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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