Published: 2020-05-22

A case report of giant anterior neck lipoma

Shalini Jain, Sahil Maingi, Ancy S. Sofia, A. K. Rai


Lipoma is a benign mesenchymal tumor with a thirteen percent incidence in head and neck region. Posterior triangle is the most common location while anterior neck lipoma is a rare one. Giant lipomas >10 cm have been reported in different parts of the body but rarely in the anterior neck. Surgical excision remains the treatment of choice. We here report a case of giant anterior neck lipoma in a 50 year old male managed surgically.


Lipoma, Giant lipoma, Anterior neck

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