Chondrosarcoma - scapula

Case contributed by Humberto Rodrigo Prochnow Tibau
Diagnosis almost certain


Swelling of the left shoulder

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Female

Shoulder mass with destruction of the scapula, the image is hyperintense on T2 images and iso-to hypointense compared to muscle on T1, showing peripheral enhancement post-contrast.


Soft tissue mass, with calcifications, and causing erosions on the scapula.

Case Discussion

The patient underwent surgery, and the pathology of the whole specimen came back as chondrosarcoma grade 2.

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