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Case 13979

A rare complication of congenital afibrinogenaemia - Bone cysts

Author(s)
Mazhar Shaikh, Deepa S N

Radiance Diagnostics,
MRI Unit, Dona Paula,
Goa, India;
Email:drshaikhmazhar@gmail.com
 
Patient
female, 13 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    MRI both thighs, fat-suppressed T1WI, coronal

    Cystic intramedullary lesions in diaphysis of both femora. They appear hyperintense on fat sat T1WI consistent with presence of blood degradation products within.

     
    Area of Interest: Bones; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Haematologic diseases;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    MRI both thighs, STIR coronal

    Both femora show cystic intramedullary lesions with blood fluid levels noted on the left side.

     
    Area of Interest: Bones; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Haematologic diseases;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    MRI left thigh, T2WI sag

    Cystic lesion showing intermediate signal intensity on T2WI with haemorrhage within. Note the endosteal scalloping.

     
    Area of Interest: Bones; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Haematologic diseases;
     
     
Cystic intramedullary lesions in diaphysis of both femora. They appear hyperintense on fat sat T1WI consistent with presence of blood degradation products within.
 
Both femora show cystic intramedullary lesions with blood fluid levels noted on the left side.
 
Cystic lesion showing intermediate signal intensity on T2WI with haemorrhage within. Note the endosteal scalloping.
 
 
 
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