Enchondroma (MRI)

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert

Presentation

MRI performed for knee trauma.

Patient Data

Age: 45
Gender: Male
Modality: MRI

Large non-aggressive intramedullary lesion of the distal femur shaft with osseous (T1-hyperintense) and chondral (T2-hyperintense) components. Sharp irregular (popcorn-like) contours. Rings and arcs pattern of the chondral components on T2-weighted and contrast-enhanced T1-weighted images.

Case Discussion

Typical MRI apperance of a partly ossified enchondroma.

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Case Information

rID: 14913
Case created: 4th Sep 2011
Last edited: 16th Oct 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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