Ewing sarcoma

Case contributed by Dr Ahmed Abdrabou


Left thigh pain and swelling. Conventional radiograph reveals aggressive lesion.

Patient Data

Age: 20 years old
Gender: Male
Nuclear medicine

Aggressive predominantly sclerotic marrow lesion of the mid left femoral shaft with associated periosteal elevation and soft tissue extension. PET images reveal avid tracer uptake and delineate surrounding soft tissue extension. No distant metastasis. Mean SUV value about 6.04.

Case Discussion

Biopsy from this lesion revealed Ewing sarcoma. PET CT was planned to assess tumor extension and searching for any distant metastasis.

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Case information

rID: 32500
Published: 29th Nov 2014
Last edited: 14th Dec 2015
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