Plasmacytoma - proximal humerus

Case contributed by Hani Makky Al Salam
Diagnosis certain


Right shoulder pain.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Male

Glenohumeral dislocation. Large lytic lesion in the proximal humerus. 


Lytic lesion through the proximal humerus. 

Aggressive, permeative lytic lesion involving the humeral head and proximal humeral neck. Slight calcified periosteal reaction. 

Case Discussion

Pathologically proven plasmacytoma.

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