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Fibrous cortical defect - Proximal femur - Bone isotope scan
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Fibrous cortical defect - Proximal femur - Bone isotope scan
  • Case ID: 702
  • Diagnosis: Fibrous cortical defect
  • Category: Bone Tumors
  • Category Type: Fibrous
  • Category Sub Type: Benign
  • Location: Proximal femur
  • Age: 42
  • Sex: F
  • Treatment: Observation
  • Image ID: 3914
  • Image Type: Bone isotope scan
  • Images relating to this case: 3912 , 3913 , 3914, 3915 .

On this technetium bone scan, there is a very slight pickup in the area of the fibrous cortical defect, with no reactivity, suggesting a benign, asymptomatic, incidental lesion that does not require surgical biopsy.


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