• diagnosis
  • Liposarcomas are malignant soft tissue tumors reported in radiological as well as histological findings to comprise 7-27% of the soft tissue sarcomas ( 11 ), and be able to mimic inter- and intramuscular lipomas, rendering the diagnosis and choice of treatment difficult ( 12 ). (spandidos-publications.com)
  • The aim of this study was to report a giant deep-seated intermuscular lipoma of the hip, and discuss the epidemiology, histopatholgy, imaging characteristics, differential diagnosis and management of the intermuscular lipomas. (spandidos-publications.com)
  • masses
  • The present study showed that it is crucial for the surgeon to consider infiltrating lipomas when dealing with deep soft tissue masses, while complete removal of the lesion was vital to avoid recurrence. (spandidos-publications.com)