Intraosseous lipoma of the calcaneus. A case report.

  title={Intraosseous lipoma of the calcaneus. A case report.},
  author={James P Boylan and Kenneth R. Springer and F P Halpern},
  journal={Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association},
  volume={81 9},
The intention of this report is to heighten the practitioner's clinical suspicion of intraosseous lipoma of the calcaneus. The apparent infrequency of this diagnosis may be attributed to the dependence on radiographic evaluation and the use of closed needle biopsy. Thus, to make a proper diagnosis, a computed tomography scan with the rate of attenuation and… CONTINUE READING