Rhabdomyosarcoma (thumb)

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones

Presentation

Lump on the thumb. Slowly increasing in size over the last month. Abnormal ultrasound scan (not available).

Patient Data

Age: 6 years
Gender: Male
MRI

Abnormal belly of opponens pollicis with T2 hyperintensity and abnormal enhancement. 

Case Discussion

A muscle biopsy confirmed rhabdomyosarcoma.

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