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Giant cell tumor with secondary osteogenic sarcoma - Distal femur - CT scan
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Giant cell tumor with secondary osteogenic sarcoma - Distal femur - CT scan
  • Case ID: 1052
  • Diagnosis: Giant cell tumor with secondary osteogenic sarcoma
  • Category: Bone Tumors
  • Category Type: Giant cell tumor
  • Category Sub Type: Benign
  • Location: Distal femur
  • Age: 69
  • Sex: M
  • Treatment: Amputation
  • Image ID: 5182
  • Image Type: CT scan
  • Images relating to this case: 5180 , 5181 , 5182.

During his staging process, it was discovered that he had an enlarged lymph node in the inguinal area on the same side. This CT scan shows the enlarged lymph node in front of the hip joint that on biopsy proved to be a metastatic osteosarcoma to a lymph node. The patient was treated by a mid-thigh amputation and systemic chemotherapy. He died six months later of pulmonary metastases.


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