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Year : 2022  |  Volume : 30  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 85-87

A rare cause of facial asymmetry: Recurrent hemifacıal lipomatosis

Department of Radiology, Ankara City Hospital, Ankara, Turkey

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Yasin Celal Gunes
Ankara Bilkent Sehir Hastanesi, Radyoloji Bölümü, Universiteler Mah, 1604. Cad. No: 9, Bilkent, Cankaya, Ankara 06800
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DOI: 10.4103/tjps.tjps_2_22

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The hemifacial lipomatosis (HL) is an extremely rare pathology that results in partial hemifacial hypertrophy. This case report presents a 16-year-old male patient who underwent surgery for swelling in the right hemifacial region 11 years ago and then presented to our hospital with a diagnosis of recurrent HL in the same area.

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