Synovial sarcoma

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones

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Patient Data

Age: 11 years
Gender: Male
Modality: Ultrasound

There is an ovoid lesion in the posteromedial thigh. It is hypoechoic with posterior acoustic enhancement, an echogenic linear stripe centrally and a well defined margin.

Modality: MRI

The ovoid lesion demonstrated on the ultrasound is situated in the subcutaneous fat, is low-T1, high-T2 and demonstrates avid contrast enhancement.

Case Discussion

Histological confirmation of synovial sarcoma following excision biopsy.

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Case Information

rID: 24027
Case created: 24th Jul 2013
Last edited: 26th Feb 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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