Endosteal scalloping in myeloma

Case contributed by Dr Andrew Dixon

Presentation

Known history of multiple myeloma.

Patient Data

Age: 70 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

There are multiple foci of endosteal scalloping (erosion of the inner cortex) within this long bone, consistent with lytic myelomatous lesions.

Case Discussion

An example of endosteal scalloping (erosion of the inner cortex) in a patient with multiple myeloma.

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 9472
Published: 22nd Apr 2010
Last edited: 20th Jul 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

Updating… Please wait.
Loadinganimation

Alert accept

Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

Alert accept Thank you for updating your details.