MUSCULOSKELETAL MEDICINE

Fibromatosis

May 19, 2019 by in MUSCULOSKELETAL MEDICINE Comments Off on Fibromatosis

Extraabdominal Desmoid Tumor, Aggressive Fibromatosis CLINICAL SUMMARY Fibromatosis is a benign, locally aggressive tumor originating in an intermuscular location, with a highly infiltrative growth pattern and a propensity to recur…

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Giant Cell Tumor of Tendon Sheath

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Tenosynovial Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis (PVNS), Nodular PVNS CLINICAL SUMMARY Giant cell tumor of tendon sheath is a slow-growing tumor associated with mechanical pain, most commonly in the hands and feet….

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Vascular Malformations

May 19, 2019 by in MUSCULOSKELETAL MEDICINE Comments Off on Vascular Malformations

Congenital Venous Malformation, Intramuscular Hemangioma, Low-Flow Vascular Malformation CLINICAL SUMMARY Congenital vascular malformations can be found in any organ. Intramuscular lesions, often described as intramuscular hemangiomas , are easily recognized…

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Synovial Sarcoma

May 19, 2019 by in MUSCULOSKELETAL MEDICINE Comments Off on Synovial Sarcoma

CLINICAL SUMMARY Synovial sarcoma is the fourth or fifth most common subtype of soft tissue sarcoma and is distinguished by its younger age of presentation, frequent history of pain, and…

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Multiple Myeloma

May 19, 2019 by in MUSCULOSKELETAL MEDICINE Comments Off on Multiple Myeloma

CLINICAL SUMMARY Multiple myeloma presents as a proliferation of plasma cells in the marrow and is the most common primary malignancy of bone. Like other round cell tumors, myeloma lesions…

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Lymphoma

May 19, 2019 by in MUSCULOSKELETAL MEDICINE Comments Off on Lymphoma

CLINICAL SUMMARY The lymphoid malignancies are a large and heterogeneous group. Bone involvement is usually a manifestation of late, disseminated disease, although bone infrequently can be the primary site. In…

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Aneurysmal Bone Cyst

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CLINICAL SUMMARY Aneurysmal bone cysts (ABCs) derive their name from their radiologic appearance and therefore do not represent a single pathologic entity. Although many ABCs are actually secondary features of…

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Elastofibroma

May 19, 2019 by in MUSCULOSKELETAL MEDICINE Comments Off on Elastofibroma

CLINICAL SUMMARY Elastofibroma is a slow-growing, reactive lesion that is found almost exclusively between the scapula and chest wall. These lesions are more frequent in older patients and are common…

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