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Metastatic lung carcinoma - Fibula - X-ray
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Metastatic lung carcinoma - Fibula - X-ray
  • Case ID: 1149
  • Diagnosis: Metastatic lung carcinoma
  • Category: Bone Tumors
  • Category Type: Metastatic carcinoma to bone
  • Category Sub Type: Malignant
  • Location: Fibula
  • Age: 43
  • Sex: F
  • Treatment: Radiation therapy
  • Image ID: 5565
  • Image Type: X-ray

AP radiograph of the ankle joint in a 43-year-old female who presented with pain in the lateral aspect of her ankle for the past two months. There is a permeative lytic process involving the distal metadiaphyseal portion of the fibula that on biopsy proved to be metastatic lung carcinoma. She was treated by local radiation therapy and died four months later.


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