Giant intracranial lipoma

R. Shane Tubbs, Robert G. Louis, Marios Loukas, Mohammadali M. Shoja, Jeffrey R. Blount

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Intracranial lipomas are rare and usually benign in their course. We report a case of a giant intracranial lipoma presenting with raised intracranial pressure. Additionally, this patient was found to have a large lipoma of the anterior fontanelle. The clinical course and outcome of this patient is presented and relevant literature reviewed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)247-249
Number of pages3
JournalFolia Neuropathologica
Issue number4
StatePublished - 2007
Externally publishedYes


  • Brain neoplasm
  • Intracranial lipoma
  • Pediatric neurosurgery

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Clinical Neurology


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