EURORAD ESR

Case 2361

Chondrosarcoma of the hyoid

Author(s)
Ly JQ, Banks KP, Astle LS
 
Patient
male, 63 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    A CT scan of the neck

    An axial CT image at the level of the hyoid bone showing a mass containing focal calcifications, some with a "ring and arc"-like morphology. The mass arises from the left greater horn of the hyoid bone.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Neck CT;
     
     
  • Figure 2
     

    A photomicrograph of a grade II chondrosarcoma showing hyaline cartilage and bone formation (H & E, X10).

     
    Area of Interest: unknown;

    A photomicrograph at a higher power showing hyperchromatic and crowded nuclei with adjacent bone formation (H & E, 40X).

     
    Area of Interest: unknown;
     
     
An axial CT image at the level of the hyoid bone showing a mass containing focal calcifications, some with a "ring and arc"-like morphology. The mass arises from the left greater horn of the hyoid bone.
 
A photomicrograph of a grade II chondrosarcoma showing hyaline cartilage and bone formation (H & E, X10).
 
A photomicrograph at a higher power showing hyperchromatic and crowded nuclei with adjacent bone formation (H & E, 40X).
 
 
 
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