The first noticeable symptom is usually a painless lump or swelling. ... Soft tissue
sarcomas commonly originate in the upper body, in the shoulder or upper chest ...
Jul 17, 2012 ... A lipoma is a growth of fatty tissue that slowly develops just under your ... soft to
the touch and move easily if prodded with your finger; small ...
Bone and soft tissue sarcomas are the main types of sarcoma. ... low-grade is a
slow growing cancer that most often develops as a painless growth in the trunk or
arms and ... The most common locations are the hip, knee, ankle, and shoulder.
May 23, 2014 ... Diagnosis of lipoma is usually made clinically by finding a soft lump under the
skin. However, if there is any doubt, a deep skin biopsy can be ...
MRI scans or CT scans are done preoperatively. Plain x-rays will rule out any
bone involvement under the soft tissue mass, and a bone scan will show any
It's made up of a thick jelly-like fluid and feels like a smooth, soft lump under ... A
lump on the shoulder, back, chest or arm is most likely to be a lipoma or a cyst.
Aug 13, 2009 ... IMAGE 1 illustrates the appearance of a patient who presented with a benign soft
tissue mass in the arm. Image 2 illustrates the appearance of ...
The clinical examination findings suggested the diagnosis of subcutaneous
lipoma of the left shoulder. Plain radiography demonstrated a soft tissue mass of
Oct 31, 2012 ... Soft tissue is the name for all the supporting tissues in the body, apart from the
bones. ... that forms as a painless lump (tumour) in any one of these soft tissues.
They most commonly develop in the thigh, shoulder and pelvis.