Aneurysmal bone cyst (ABC)

Case contributed by Dr Alexandra Stanislavsky

Initial radiographs demonstrate a lucent expansile lesion involving the right neck of fibula.

Nuclear medicine

Bone scan demonstrates the "doughnut sign" of aneurysmal bone cyst : peripheral uptake with a photopenic centre.


Case Discussion

This case demonstrates the multimodality appearance of an aneurysmal bone cyst (ABC)

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Case information

rID: 14333
Case created: 15th Jul 2011
Last edited: 29th Aug 2015
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