DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2349-3933.ijam20162533

Lipoleiomyoma: a case report

Saurav Mittal, Rajendra Shivde, Shaikh Azhar, Patel Krutik, Shopnil Prasla

Abstract


Lipoleiomyomas are benign tumors of the uterus, with predominant fatty component. It is a variant of leiomyoma. Most commonly seen in peri-menopausal women and is hyperechoic on ultrasound examination. The lesion is mostly asymptomatic and requires no treatment.


Keywords


Lipoleiomyoma, Leiomyoma, Uterus, MRI, USG

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