Osteosarcoma - distal tibia

Case contributed by Frank Gaillard
Diagnosis almost certain


Pain in lower leg

Patient Data

Age: 15 years
Gender: Female

An ill-defined mass with involves the medial metadyaphysis and extends into the soft tissues. 


Poorly circumscribed mass extends to the growth plate and has prominent extension into the soft tissues. 

Case Discussion

Osteosarcoma of the distal tibia was histologically proven. 

How to use cases

You can use Radiopaedia cases in a variety of ways to help you learn and teach.

Creating your own cases is easy.