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Lipoma, intramuscular - Thigh - Photomicrograph
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Lipoma, intramuscular - Thigh - Photomicrograph
  • Case ID: 270
  • Classic Case: true
  • Diagnosis: Lipoma, intramuscular
  • Category: Soft Tissue Tumors
  • Category Type: Fatty
  • Category Sub Type: Benign
  • Location: Thigh
  • Age: 72
  • Sex: M
  • Treatment: Resection
  • Image ID: 2120
  • Image Type: Photomicrograph
  • Images relating to this case: 960 , 2116 , 2117 , 2118 , 2119 , 2120.

This low power photomicrograph shows large, fat-laden lipocytes with an occasional pyknotic nucleus seen at the periphery of the nuclear membrane. There is no atypicism that might suggest the diagnosis of a low-grade, malignant, well-differentiated liposarcoma.


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