Neurosurgical Review

, Volume 21, Issue 2–3, pp 210–212 | Cite as

Lipoma of the interpeduncular fossa: Demonstration by CT and MRI

  • Etem Beşkonakh
  • Süleyman R. Çayh
  • Rüçhan Ergün
  • Ali Ihsan Ökten


A case of intracranial lipoma located in the interpeduncular fossa of a young woman is presented. Since the patient suffers only nonspecific headache, no treatment was performed. To our knowledge this is the only which was demonstrated by magnetic resonance images (MRI) in the English language literature.


Computerized tomography interpeduncular fossa intracranial lipoma magnetic resonance 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Etem Beşkonakh
    • 1
  • Süleyman R. Çayh
    • 1
  • Rüçhan Ergün
    • 1
  • Ali Ihsan Ökten
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgeryNumune HospitalAnkaraTurkey

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