Intraosseous angiolipoma of the cranium: case report.

@article{Yu2009IntraosseousAO,
  title={Intraosseous angiolipoma of the cranium: case report.},
  author={Kenny Yu and James R van Dellen and Philip Idaewor and Federico Roncaroli},
  journal={Neurosurgery},
  year={2009},
  volume={64 1},
  pages={E189-90; discussion E190}
}
OBJECTIVE We describe an intraosseous angiolipoma of the cranium and discuss the outcome. Angiolipomas are benign tumors that consist of mature adipose tissue and abnormal vessels. They occur predominantly in the subcutaneous tissue of the trunk and upper limbs. Only 4 examples of intraosseous angiolipomas have been reported in the literature, all of which involved the mandible and ribs. CLINICAL PRESENTATION A 39-year-old man presented with a right parietal swelling. The patient initially… CONTINUE READING