Neck hibernoma: case report and literature review

G Chir. 2000 Aug-Sep;21(8-9):339-41.


The case history of a 23 year old man with a large hibernoma of the cervical region is reported. Th tumour showed all the clinical and pathologic characteristic of these rare benign neoplasms. A review of the most recent literature supports the Authors' conclusion that local excision is curative.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Head and Neck Neoplasms* / pathology
  • Head and Neck Neoplasms* / surgery
  • Humans
  • Lipoma* / pathology
  • Lipoma* / surgery
  • Male