Enchondroma with pathologic fracture

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

Presentation

Painful swelling of distal phalanx of 3rd finger

Patient Data

Age: 45
Gender: Female

Well defined lytic expansile lesion with narrow transitional zone is noted at distal phalanx of 3rd finger, associated with lucent fracture line.

Case Discussion

Well defined lytic expansile lesion with narrow transitional zone of distal phalanx of 3rd finger is the most likely compatible with enchondroma which is associated with pathologic fracture.

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Case information

rID: 54080
Case created: 21st Jun 2017
Last edited: 22nd Jun 2017
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