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The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 71, Issue 3, pp 271–272 | Cite as

Lipoma of the retropharyngeal space

  • A. M. Shivakumar
  • Ashok S. Naik
  • Dillan Kumar Shetty
  • B. S. Yogesh
Clinical Brief

Abstract

Lipoma in retropharyngeal space is rare. A case of lipoma in the retropharyngeal space of a paediatric patient is reported with characteristic radiological findings along with surgical management.

Key words

Lipoma Retropharyngeal space 

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© Dr. K C Chaudhuri Foundation 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. M. Shivakumar
    • 1
  • Ashok S. Naik
    • 1
  • Dillan Kumar Shetty
    • 1
  • B. S. Yogesh
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Otolaryngology — Head and Neck SurgeryJ.J.M. Medical CollegeKarnatakaIndia

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