Bony metastasis from small cell lung carcinoma

Case contributed by Dr Mahomed A. Osman

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Known small cell lung carcinoma

Patient Data

Age: 65
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

There is a lytic bone lesion with periosteal reaction and cortical destruction in the mid shaft of the right femur. Calcification of the right femoral artery is noted.

Case Discussion

The differential diagnosis for a lytic bone lesion would include :

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Case Information

rID: 22629
Case created: 12th Apr 2013
Last edited: 8th Feb 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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