Lipoma of the esophagus. Clinical considerations on a case

Boltri, F.; Bertero, D.; Casalegno, P.A.; Dei Poli, M.; Nano, M.; Oliaro, A.

Minerva Chirurgica 37(23-24): 2119-2123

1982


ISSN/ISBN: 0026-4733
PMID: 7155388
Document Number: 5466
After a review of the literature, a case of pedunculated oesophageal lipoma is described. It was encountered in a patient who had complained of progressive dysphagia. The value and limitations of oesophagograph endoscopy and TAC in pre-operative diagnosis are indicated. Surgical removal of the lipoma whatever its morphology is recommended.

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Lipoma of the esophagus. Clinical considerations on a case