Pleomorphic lipoma- A rare pseudosarcomatous lesion

  • Neha Garg Shaheed Hasan Khan Mewati Government Medical College, Nalhar, Mewat, Haryana 122107
  • Sonia Hasija Shaheed Hasan Khan Mewati Government Medical College, Nalhar, Mewat, Haryana 122107
  • Shivani Kalhan Shaheed Hasan Khan Mewati Government Medical College, Nalhar, Mewat, Haryana 122107
  • Shweta Rana Shaheed Hasan Khan Mewati Government Medical College, Nalhar, Mewat, Haryana 122107
  • Puja Sharma Shaheed Hasan Khan Mewati Government Medical College, Nalhar, Mewat, Haryana 122107
  • Chetan Jain Shaheed Hasan Khan Mewati Government Medical College, Nalhar, Mewat, Haryana 122107

Abstract

Pleomorphic lipoma is a rare benign tumor that can resemble a variety of malignant tumors, most commonly liposarcoma. This pseudosarcomatous lesion is an uncommon variant of lipoma, which has beningn behaviour. Two cases of this lesion arising on thigh and posterior aspect of neck respectively along with summarising the principal clinical and morphological characterstic of this rare tumor are presented here. For diagnosis FNAC is the initial investigation followed by confermation by histology.

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Published
2015-07-30
Section
Case Report