Chondroid lipoma of the thigh: a case report

Indian J Pathol Microbiol. 2013 Oct-Dec;56(4):464-5. doi: 10.4103/0377-4929.125374.


Chondroid lipoma is an unusual, unique benign lipomatous tumor. We present a case of chondroid lipoma of right thigh in 46-year- old female to highlight the distinct morphological simily, it is important to distinguish it from extraskeletal chondrosarcoma and myxoid liposarcoma. The review of the literature has been discussed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Female
  • Histocytochemistry
  • Humans
  • Lipoma / diagnosis*
  • Lipoma / pathology*
  • Lipoma / surgery
  • Microscopy
  • Middle Aged
  • Thigh / pathology*