TITLE

Isolated Cardiac Metastasis from a Histologically "Benign" Giant-Cell Tumor of the Distal End of the Femur

AUTHOR(S)
Qmg Zhang; Haitao Zhao; Maheshwari, Aditya V.; Lei Cai; FengYu; Xiaohui Niu
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;11/17/2010, Vol. 92-A Issue 16, p2725
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The article presents a case study of a 38 year old man with an enlarging mass on his left knee. It states that through core needle biopsy the patient was diagnosed with benign giant cell tumor which was removed through a distal femoral replacement. It says that the patient was brought to the emergency room after 40 months with chest tightness, lower limb swelling and shortness of breath and was diagnosed with benign giant cell lesion which metastasized from the tumor 40 months before.
ACCESSION #
55513458

 

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