Intramuscular (subfascial) vascular spindle cell lipoma. A case report.


Spindle cell lipoma is a distinct type of lipoma characterized by replacement of mature fat by collagen forming spindle cells. It is a benign lesion occurring chiefly in males older than 45 years and affects the subcutaneous tissues in the regions of the shoulder and posterior neck. Deep-seated (intramuscular) spindle cell lipomas are probably uncommon… (More)