Pathogenesis of thymolipoma: Report of three cases

  title={Pathogenesis of thymolipoma: Report of three cases},
  author={Tatsuya Toyama and Tsutomu Mizuno and Akira Masaoka and Kazuo Shibata and Yousuke Yamakawa and Hiroshi Niwa and Kei Torii},
  journal={Surgery Today},
Three case reports of thymolipoma are herein presented. One patient presented with myasthenia gravis, while the other patients were asymptomatic. The tumors in our cases all had histopathologically different features: case 1, lipoma of the thymus; case 2, involuted thymic hyperplasia; and case 3, typical thymolipoma. The histopathological findings of… CONTINUE READING