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Chondroma, periosteal - Femur - X-ray
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Chondroma, periosteal - Femur - X-ray
  • Case ID: 587
  • Diagnosis: Chondroma, periosteal
  • Category: Bone Tumors
  • Category Type: Chondroid-forming
  • Category Sub Type: Benign
  • Location: Femur
  • Age: 42
  • Sex: M
  • Treatment: Debridement
  • Image ID: 3450
  • Image Type: X-ray
  • Images relating to this case: 3450, 3451 , 3452 , 3453 , 3454 , 3455 , 3456 .

IMAGE DESCRIPTION:
AP radiograph of the femur of a 42-year-old male who had no symptoms of any type in his thigh area shows a small, calcifying surface lesion located on the posterior cortex of the femoral diaphysis. Located in the medullary canal just above this lesion, there is a calcifying enchondroma that is not in contact with the surface periosteal chondroma. Because there is no continuity between the two lesions, the diagnosis of chondrosarcoma is ruled out.

 

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