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  • I had ultrasound done said 3 lumps on sacrum are Lipomas. I believe that are Tarlov Cysts.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Lipoma September 14, 2016 07:30 PM

    I have appointment with a General Surgeon online August 10th 2016. Does anyone know if Tarlov Cysts can appear the same as Lipomas on an ultrasound. Tarlov Cysts are sacs full of Cerebral Spinal fluid. I need to know if this fluid could have the same appearance on an ultrasound as a fatty tumor....

  • Tarlov cysts or lipomas?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Lipoma September 14, 2016 07:22 PM

    Has anyone ever had an initial diagnosis of lipoma by ultrasound then found out they actually had Tarlov cysts? I have all the symptoms of Tarlov Cysts but my doctor who hasn't even taken the time to question me doesn't believe I have TCS. I don't think she has even researched what they are She...

  • Large lipoma likely but Doctor referred me to an oncologist? So terrified.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Lipoma December 28, 2015 04:44 PM

    Help! Went to dr for possible heart trouble . When lifted shirt she noticed a "large lipoma". She said she was pretty sure it is a lipoma but gave me a referral . I figured to a skin Doctor. Now I see it is an oncologist. Terrified now.