CT findings in hibernoma of the thigh

Yancu Hertzanu, Dianne B. Mendelsohn, George Louridas

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Hibernoma is a rare hypervascular tumour originating from brown fat. A case report of a thigh hibernoma with computed tomographic and angiographic findings is presented. An attempt to differentiate this tumour from the white fatty tumours, i.e., lipoma, angiolipoma, angiomyolipoma, and liposarcoma, is discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1109-1111
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Computer Assisted Tomography
Issue number6
StatePublished - 1 Jan 1983
Externally publishedYes


  • Angiography
  • Computed tomography
  • Hibernoma, brown fat


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