Secondary osteosarcoma

Case contributed by Dr Iqbal Naseem


A 60 yrs female patient presented with inability to stand since last 2-3 months.

Patient Data

Age: 60 Yrs
Gender: Female

Radiograph Left Hip Joint AP view- Showing a lytic /cystic lesion involving proximal femur. The lesion has narrow zone of transition at inferior aspect. Multiple areas of subtle cortical breech are seen on medial aspect suggesstive of Pathological fracture. Perpendicular striations are seen medially suggestive of "Sun Burst" type of periosteal reaction. 

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rID: 20916
Published: 21st Dec 2012
Last edited: 11th Feb 2016
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