Central nervous system lipomas.

  title={Central nervous system lipomas.},
  author={Nejmi Kiymaz and Bayram Çirak},
  journal={The Tohoku journal of experimental medicine},
  volume={198 3},
The lipomas of the central nervous system are rare lesions of congenital origin and are located in the medial line and especially in corpus callosum. Intramedullary spinal lipomas can be seen in the life span of 30 years of age and most frequently coincide with initial puberty period. Magnetic resonance imaging and computerized tomography together with clinical trials are of crucial importance for diagnosis. The first case: A two-year-aged girl who had lipoma in quadrigeminal cistern and who… CONTINUE READING