Aneurysmal bone cyst

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe


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Patient Data

Age: 7 years
Gender: Male

Expansile lucent lesion of the left proximal metadiaphysis. Appears multicystic. 


Intramedullary lesion of the left proximal femoral metadiaphysis with multiple fluid-fluid levels. 

Case Discussion

Classic appearance on x-ray and MRI of an aneurysmal bone cyst, which was later resected and confirmed.

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Case information

rID: 40951
Published: 13th Dec 2015
Last edited: 15th Oct 2017
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