Flashcards in Bone Lesions Deck (9)
Tumor that is displaying soap bubble appearance on x-ray with multinucleated giant cells.
Giant cell tumor which is found in the epiphysis and is benign.
"Epic Giant" = Epiphysis
Mature bone with a cartilaginous cap
The most common benign tumor ofthe bone "an exostosis"
Can rarely become chondrosarcoma.
Describe where osteosarcoma is found
Found most commonly in the metaphysis near the knee.
Look for codmans triangle.
Its a common malignancy and treatment requires surgical resection.
Describe ewing sarcoma
Most commonly seen in the diaphysis of young boys <15 years old.
Anaplastic small blue cell malignant tumor!
Anaplastic small blue cell malignant tumor with onion skinning
Thing young boys
Associated with t11;22 transloacation
tumors found in the diaphysis
Tumors found in the metaphysis