A giant lipoma in the hand: report of a rare case

Kamath, Jagannath B.; Kamath, Ramachandra K.; Bhardwaj, Praveen; -, Shridhar and Sharma, Chetna (2006) A giant lipoma in the hand: report of a rare case. Online Journal Of Health And Allied Sciences, 5 (1). pp. 1-6. ISSN 0972-5997

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Abstract

A 38 years old male patient presented with a large painless swelling in the right palm with ultrasound examination suggestive of fatty nature of the swelling MRI showing a well-circumscribed soft tissue swelling in the deep palmar space. The giant tumor of 6.5 X 4 cm was excised and the patient was symptom free two years following the surgery

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Lipoma; Giant tumor; Deep palmar space; Surgical excision
Subjects:Body Regions > Extremities
Surgical Procedures, Operative > Orthopedic Procedures
Diagnosis > Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures > Diagnostic Imaging
-Journal Repositories > Online Journal of Health and Allied Sciences
Neoplasms > Neoplasms by Histologic Type
ID Code:1674
Deposited By:Dr Srinivas Kakkilaya
Deposited On:18 July 2006

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