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Lipoma

  • A. M. A. De Schepper
  • H. R. M. Degryse
Part of the Series in Radiology book series (SERA, volume 20)

Abstract

Lipomas are the most frequently encountered soft tissue tumors, containing fat or fatty components. They are easily recognized on CT by their homogeneous aspect and low attenuation values (-65 to -110 HU). They lack contrast enhancement.

Keywords

Ischial Tuberosity Preoperative Embolization Gluteal Region Capillary Hemangioma Aggressive Fibromatosis 
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. M. A. De Schepper
    • 1
  • H. R. M. Degryse
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyUniversity Hospital AntwerpBelgium

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