Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 36, Issue 9, pp 974–976 | Cite as

MRI findings of an intermuscular lipoma in a 2-year-old

  • Lindsey GrandboisEmail author
  • Aruna Vade
  • Jennifer Lim-Dunham
  • Hytham Al-Masri
Case Report


We report the MRI findings of a large deep intermuscular lipoma in a 2-year-old child with a painless palpable shoulder mass, and its differentiation from liposarcoma and other soft-tissue masses. To our knowledge, the imaging features of deep lipomas in children have not been reported.


Intermuscular Soft-tissue tumor Deep lipoma 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Lindsey Grandbois
    • 1
    Email author
  • Aruna Vade
    • 1
  • Jennifer Lim-Dunham
    • 1
  • Hytham Al-Masri
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyLoyola University Medical CenterMaywoodUSA
  2. 2.Department of PathologyMount Sinai HospitalChicagoUSA

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