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Eosinophilic granuloma - Femur - X-ray
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Eosinophilic granuloma - Femur - X-ray
  • Case ID: 418
  • Diagnosis: Eosinophilic granuloma
  • Category: Histiocytoses
  • Category Type: Eosinophilic granuloma
  • Category Sub Type: Benign
  • Location: Femur
  • Age: 2
  • Sex: M
  • Treatment: Curettage
  • Image ID: 2788
  • Image Type: X-ray

IMAGE DESCRIPTION:
A 2-year-old boy had dull, aching pain in his thigh for three months. This AP radiograph of the femur shows a centrally located, lytic process in the mid-diaphysis of the femur with reactive periosteal new bone formation in an onionskin pattern that might suggest the diagnosis of a Ewing's sarcoma or osteomyelitis. A biopsy was carried out at the time of curettage of the lesion and the diagnosis of eosinophilic granuloma was established. The patient required no further treatment.

 

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