Chondroblastoma- calcaneum

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Adolescent patient presenting with right sided heel pain.

Patient Data

Age: Adult
X-ray

There is a well defined lytic lesion with a sclerotic rim at calcaneus bone.

CT

CT demonstrates the plain film findings with better delineation.

MRI

Lytic lesion demonstrates enhancement and prominent surrounding edema. 

Case Discussion

The patient went on to have a biopsy of the lytic lesion which was histologically proven to be a chondroblastoma

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Case information

rID: 10337
Published: 7th Aug 2010
Last edited: 16th Apr 2018
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