Cerebral Intraventricular Lipoma and Sudden Death

    Volume 38, Issue 2 (March 1993)

    ISSN: 0022-1198

    CODEN: JFSOAD

    Page Count: 4


    Zappi, E
    Pathologist, Rockland County Medical Examiner's Office, Pomona, NY

    Zugibe, FT
    Chief Medical Examiner, Rockland County, Pomona, NY

    Breithaupt, M
    Volunteer, and Medical Investigator, Rockland County Medical Examiner's Office, Pomona, NY

    Zappi, M
    Volunteer, and Medical Investigator, Rockland County Medical Examiner's Office, Pomona, NY

    (Received 5 June 1992; accepted 27 July 1992)

    Abstract

    A lipoma in the left lateral cerebral ventricle of a 73-year-old male is reported. This rather infrequently occurring lesion was an incidental finding in the patient's postmortem examination and probably accounted for the acute hydrocephalus that lead to his sudden death.


    Paper ID: JFS13433J

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS13433J

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