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Journal of the Korean Society for Surgery of the Hand 2005;10(2):79-82.
Published online June 1, 2005.
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome due to Lipofibromatous Harmatoma of the Median Nerve. -A case Report-
Il-Hyung Park, Poong-Taek Kim, Kyung-Jin Suh, In-Ho Jeon,
정중신경의 지방섬유종성 과오종에 의한 수근관 증후군 -1예 보고-
박일형, 김풍택, 서경진, 전인호
A pediatric patient who presented unusual carpal tunnel syndrome was studied with ultrasound and MRI examination. Ultrasonography showed diffuse high signal fatty infiltration into the nerve fascicles, and MRI demonstrated spaghetti appearance of the median nerve in saggital and coronal cut. Intraoperative and histologic findings confirmed lipofibromatous harmatoma of the median nerve. Ultrasound, MR images and histologic findings of this entity are presented.

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