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Eosinophilic granuloma - Humerus - X-ray
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Eosinophilic granuloma - Humerus - X-ray
  • Case ID: 425
  • Diagnosis: Eosinophilic granuloma
  • Category: Histiocytoses
  • Category Type: Eosinophilic granuloma
  • Category Sub Type: Benign
  • Location: Humerus
  • Age: 6
  • Sex: M
  • Treatment: Curettage
  • Image ID: 2799
  • Image Type: X-ray

IMAGE DESCRIPTION:
A 6-year-old boy presented with symptoms of pain in his shoulder for the past seven months. This AP radiograph of the shoulder shows a diffuse lytic process of the upper metaphyseal-diaphyseal portion of the humerus with a thinned outs and dilated cortex and a multiloculated appearance that would suggest the diagnosis of fibrous dysplasia or a solitary bone cyst. At the time of curettage of the lesion, the diagnosis proved to be eosinophilic granuloma and the lesion went on to heal spontaneously without further difficulty.

 

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