Korean Journal of Pediatrics 2010;53(1):103-105.
Published online January 15, 2010.
Thymolipoma in a 13-year-old Korean girl
Su-Jin Park1, Ji Young Baek1, Junjeong Choi2, Kyung Won Kim1, Myung Joon Kim3, Myung Hyun Sohn1, Kyu-Earn Kim1
1Departments of Pediatrics, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
2Departments of Pathology, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
3Departments of Radiology, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
국내에 보고된 13세 여아의 흉선 지방종 1예
박수진1, 백지영1, 최준정2, 김경원1, 김명준3, 손명현1, 김규언1
1연세대학교 의과대학 소아과학교실
2연세대학교 의과대학 병리학교실
3연세대학교 의과대학 진단방사선과학교실
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Myung Hyun Sohn, Tel: +82.2-2228-2062, Fax: +82.2-393-9118, Email: mhsohn@yuhs.ac
Abstract
Thymolipoma is a rare benign tumor of anterior mediastinum. Most patients are asymptomatic with incidental finding of the tumor during a diagnostic workup of other medical problems. We present a case of 13-year-old girl with anterior mediastinal thymolipoma, surgically removed after an incidental diagnosis.
Key Words: Thymolipoma, Lipoma, Thymic neoplasm, Mediastinal neoplasm


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