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Case 3387

Giant cell tumour of the distal femur

Author(s)
Charity R
 
Patient
male, 60 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Plain radiographs of the distal right femur
     

    The cystic lesion seen in the medial femoral condyle with a pathological fracture entering the intercondylar region.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Plain radiographs of distal right femur.;

    The cystic lesion seen in the medial femoral condyle with a pathological fracture entering the intercondylar region.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Plain radiographs of distal right femur.;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    T1-weighted MRI of the distal right femur

    An MRI showing an inhomogeneous lesion with a mainly low signal intensity.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: T1 weighted MRI image of right distal femur.;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    T2-weighted MRI of the distal right femur

    A T2-weighted MRI showing an inhomogeneous lesion with a mainly high signal intensity.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: T2 weighted MRI image of right distal femur.;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    Isotope whole-body bone scan

    A single area of increased activity around the distal right femur.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Isotope whole-body bone scan.;
     
     
The cystic lesion seen in the medial femoral condyle with a pathological fracture entering the intercondylar region.
 
The cystic lesion seen in the medial femoral condyle with a pathological fracture entering the intercondylar region.
 
An MRI showing an inhomogeneous lesion with a mainly low signal intensity.
 
A T2-weighted MRI showing an inhomogeneous lesion with a mainly high signal intensity.
 
A single area of increased activity around the distal right femur.
 
 
 
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