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Computed tomography of infiltrating benign lipoma.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3802879     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Lipomas are frequently encountered benign tumors of adipose tissue origin. A lipoma generally develops in the superficial subcutaneous tissues but may occasionally be deep seated, growing between or within muscles. Deep-seated lipomas (excluding body cavities and viscera) have been termed infiltrating benign lipomas, of which there are two varieties--lipoma and angiolipoma. We wish to report three cases of infiltrating benign lipomas. Computed tomography scanning is the diagnostic modality of choice in the evaluation of these tumors.
Authors:
D G Varma; J H Muchmore; A Mizushima
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of computed tomography     Volume:  11     ISSN:  0149-936X     ISO Abbreviation:  J Comput Tomogr     Publication Date:  1987 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1987-03-03     Completed Date:  1987-03-03     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7805373     Medline TA:  J Comput Tomogr     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  45-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Aged, 80 and over
Female
Humans
Lipoma / pathology,  radiography*
Male
Middle Aged
Soft Tissue Neoplasms / pathology,  radiography*
Tomography, X-Ray Computed*

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