Custom Search



Soft Tissue Tumour Online

Pathology of Lipomatous Tumours

Dr Sampurna Roy MD





Benign Tumours


- Lipoma and variants


- Chondroid lipoma


- Angiolipoma


- Intramuscular Lipoma


- Synovial lipoma: (Lipoma Arborescens)


- Fibrolipomatous Hamartoma of Nerve


- Extrarenal Angiomyolipoma


- Hibernoma


- Lipoblastoma


- Spindle cell/pleomorphic lipoma


- Pseudoangiomatous Spindle Cell Lipoma

Malignant Tumours


- Well differentiated Liposarcoma

- adipocytic
- sclerosing
- inflammatory


- De-differentiated liposarcoma


- Myxoid liposarcoma


- Round cell liposarcoma


- Pleomorphic liposarcoma


Further reading:

Lipomatous tumors-how we have reached our present views, what controversies remain and why we still face diagnostic problems: a tribute to Dr Franz Enzinger.Adv Anat Pathol 2006 Nov;13(6):279-85

Lipomatous tumors of soft tissue: MR appearance with histological correlation.

Lipomatous tumors. 

From the archives of the AFIP: benign musculoskeletal lipomatous lesions.

Lipomatous tumors of the skin and soft tissue. New entities and concepts.

Further reading: (Guillou L et al. Newly described adipocytic lesions: Semin Diagn Pathol.2001;18(4):238-49.)
The newly described lipomatous lesions include:
chondroid lipoma, myolipoma, lipomatous hemangiopericytoma, sclerotic lipoma, fibrohistiocytic lipoma, hemosiderotic  fibrohistiocytic lipomatous lesion, spindle cell liposarcoma and variants of  pleomorphic/spindle cell lipoma- pseudoangiomatous variant  and dendritic fibromyxolipoma.





Dr Sampurna Roy  MD

Consultant  Histopathologist (Kolkata - India)






Infectious Disease Online


Pathology Quiz Online 


Paediatric Pathology Online


Pancreatic Pathology Online




Endocrine Pathology Online


Eye Pathology Online


Ear Pathology Online


Cardiac Path Online


Pulmonary Pathology Online


Lung Tumour Online




Nutritional Pathology Online


Environmental Pathology Online


Soft Tissue Tumour Online


GI Path Online-India


Gallbladder Pathology Online


E-book - History of Medicine  


Microscope - Seeing the Unseen





Privacy Policy  

Advertising Policy

Copyright 2019