Osteosarcoma - distal femur: gross pathology

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
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Conventional Osteosarcoma of the distal femur of an 18 year old male.

Tumour infiltrates the medullary cavity, erodes the overlying cortex and demonstrates soft tissue extension 

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Author: Chandra Krishnan. 

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Case Information

rID: 7621
Case created: 13th Nov 2009
Last edited: 14th Oct 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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