Chondrosarcoma grading

A.Prof Frank Gaillard et al.

Chondrosarcoma grading allows the division of chondrosarcoma into 3 (sometimes 4) grades. 

Grade 1 - low grade
Grade 2 - intermediate grade
  • increased cellularity
  • little chondroid matrix
  • necrosis and more common prominent myxoid
Grade 3 - high grade
  • highly cellular
  • nuclear pleomorphism
  • absent chondroid matrix
  • stroma present is myxoid
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