Bilateral and symmetric diaphragmatic crus lipomas: report of a case

Comput Med Imaging Graph. Mar-Apr 2002;26(2):135-7. doi: 10.1016/s0895-6111(01)00040-4.


Diaphragmatic crus lipoma is a rare entity and it occasionally occurs bilaterally. In this case, a patient with bilateral and symmetric shape diaphragmatic lipomas that were demonstrated during routine thoraco-abdominal CT examination is presented.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Diaphragm / diagnostic imaging*
  • Humans
  • Lipoma / complications
  • Lipoma / diagnostic imaging*
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Muscle Neoplasms / diagnostic imaging*
  • Obesity / complications
  • Radiography, Abdominal
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed / methods*