Chondrosarcoma - grade II: gross pathology

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Modality: Pathology

The image shows a heterogenous intramedullary mass extending through the medial cortex of the distal femur with an associated soft tissue mass. Parts of the lesion are clearly cartilaginous (white and glistening). Scattered regions of whitish-yellow calcification are also present. Features are those of a chondrosarcoma. 

Case Discussion

This case was shown to be a grade II chondrosarcoma

Case reproduced with permission, courtesy of Dr. Katharina Glatz, Basel, Switzerland, Pathorama.ch. All rights reserved; please see original case for copyright information. 

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Case Information

rID: 28545
Case created: 30th Mar 2014
Last edited: 10th Sep 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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