From the case: Rib enchondroma

X-ray
Frontal
System: Musculoskeletal
Section: Mnemonics
Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ Features here are of a lucent rib lesion, with the top differential being a rib enchondroma although no pathological diagnosis was reached.  Pain ...”

Used in the following article:

  • Enchondroma - “ Enchondromas, also known as chondromas 7, are relatively common intramedullary cartilage neoplasms with benign imaging features. They share histol...”
  • Lucent/lytic rib lesion (mnemonic) - “ Mnemonics for lucent/lytic rib lesions include: FAME FEMALE These are just short lists for the possible causes of a lucent/lytic rib lesion. Th...”

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