Lipofibromatous Hamartoma of the Median Nerve

Pranav C Thrombare, DNB; Mitusha Verma, MBBS, DNB; Deepak Patkar, MD; Gauri Rane, DNB


Appl Radiol. 2022;51(5):41-43. 

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Case Summary

An adult presented with 2–3 years of gradually increasing swelling over the distal volar aspect of the right forearm and paresthesia of the right hand (Figure 1). The patient denied any history of trauma. On physical examination, there was a palpable mass at the site of the swelling. Macrodactyly was noted involving index, middle, and ring fingers (Figure 2).

Figure 1.

Soft swelling over volar aspect of the right wrist.

Figure 2.

Macrodactyly involving right index, middle, and ring fingers.