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Case 10122

'Giant Cell Tumour' of the radius in a child

Author(s)
Smith A, Boddu S, Cohen A

James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Lowestoft Road,
Gorleston,
Great Yarmouth,
Norfolk,
NR31 6LA

Email:aubrey.smith@nhs.net
 
Patient
female, 14 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Giant Cell Tumour presentation post trauma

    This x-ray shows a cystic expansile lesion incidentally found post trauma with associated fracture on the anterolateral surface

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal bone; Imaging Technique: Plain radiographic studies; Procedure: History; Special Focus: Neoplasia;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Callus formation of Giant Cell Tumour fracture post immobilisation

    Callus Formation post immobilisation

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal joint; Imaging Technique: Plain radiographic studies; Procedure: History; Special Focus: Neoplasia;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Giant Cell Tumour treated with curettage and cementation
     

    Giant Cell Tumour of the distal radius treated with curettage and cementation.

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal bone; Imaging Technique: Plain radiographic studies; Procedure: History; Special Focus: Neoplasia;

    Giant Cell Tumour at 2 years post presentation with no sign of recurrence.

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal bone; Imaging Technique: Plain radiographic studies; Procedure: History; Special Focus: Neoplasia;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    Campanacci radiographic grading system of Giant Cell Tumours

    Campanacci radiographic grading system of Giant Cell Tumours which can be utilised with plain radiographic imaging

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal bone; Imaging Technique: Plain radiographic studies; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Neoplasia;
     
     
This x-ray shows a cystic expansile lesion incidentally found post trauma with associated fracture on the anterolateral surface
 
Callus Formation post immobilisation
 
Giant Cell Tumour of the distal radius treated with curettage and cementation.
 
Giant Cell Tumour at 2 years post presentation with no sign of recurrence.
 
Campanacci radiographic grading system of Giant Cell Tumours which can be utilised with plain radiographic imaging
 
 
 
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