Giant cell tumor of bone

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

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Patient Data

Age: 25
Gender: Male
X-ray

An eccentric, well defined lytic lesion with non sclerotic margins  is seen which abuts the articular  surface at proximal of tibia in a patient with closed  epiphyses

Case Discussion

These findings are characteristic for a giant cell tumor in long bones.

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Case information

rID: 20713
Published: 8th Dec 2012
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
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