EURORAD ESR

Case 184

Nodular fasciitis

Author(s)
E.Bassetti, A. Sarrantonio, E. Iannicelli, A. Grossi
 
Patient
male, 60 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Ultrasound examination of the leg

    Big, hypoechois mass localized under the fascia at the level of the lateral face of the leg.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound examination of the leg;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    CT
     

    Solid, hyperdense mass localized in the lateral side of the leg.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: CT;

    The mass extended caudally , along the leg.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: CT;

    The mass presented some septations inside it.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: CT;

    In a very short period the mass expanded itself and arrived near the knee joint.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: CT;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Hystology

    The hystologic specimen prepared with different patterns techniques maked diagnosis of Nodular Fascitis

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Hystology;
     
     
Big, hypoechois mass localized under the fascia at the level of the lateral face of the leg.
 
Solid, hyperdense mass localized in the lateral side of the leg.
 
The mass extended caudally , along the leg.
 
The mass presented some septations inside it.
 
In a very short period the mass expanded itself and arrived near the knee joint.
 
The hystologic specimen prepared with different patterns techniques maked diagnosis of Nodular Fascitis
 
 
 
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