Giant cell tumour of the tendon sheath - radiographic findings

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

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Soft tissue sweling abutting 5th digit - Few yrs. Operated 1 day back

Patient Data

Age: about 45 yrs
Gender: Female

External impression is noted on 5th metacarpus.

Air is noted in adjacent soft tissue - due to 1 day post operative status.

Case Discussion

Unfortunately Pre-operative investigations are not available.

Complete excision of lesion was done.

Histopathology - Giant cell tumor of tendon sheath.

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Case Information

rID: 29553
Case created: 4th Jun 2014
Last edited: 18th Dec 2015
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