Surgical Pathology Criteria

Lipoma

Variant: Intermuscular Lipoma

Diagnostic Criteria

Differential Diagnosis

Intramuscular Lipoma Intermuscular Lipoma
Within skeletal muscle Between muscles
May be infiltrative or circumscribed Circumscribed
Recurrence rate 0-20% Virtually no recurrences

Lipoma vs Atypical Lipomatous Tumor (Well Differentiated Liposarcoma)

Clinical

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