Osteosarcoma: distal femur

Case contributed by Dr Angela Byrne

Patient Data

Age: 13 years
Gender: Male

Lytic lesion with ill-defined borders. Crosses the physes. Periostitis. 

Nuclear medicine

Increased uptake in the left distal femur. 



Case Discussion

Osteosarcoma of the distal femur in a 13 year old boy.

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Case information

rID: 8134
Published: 13th Jan 2010
Last edited: 24th Sep 2015
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