Myxoid Chondrosarcoma of the Phalanx with an EWS Translocation. A Case Report and Review of the Literature
- Chondrosarcoma of the distal phalanx of the right great toe: Report of a rare malignancy and review of literature. Mondal, Santosh Kumar // Journal of Cancer Research & Therapeutics;Jan-Mar2012, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p123
Foot is an uncommon site for chondrosarcoma and involvement of phalanges is extremely rare. Here, a case of low-grade chondrosarcoma of the distal phalanx of the right great toe in a 37-year-old male patient is being reported. The patient complained of gradual swelling of the right great toe and...
- Myxoid Chondrosarcoma of the Phalanx with an EWS Translocation. A Case Report and Review of the Literature. Bumpass, David B.; Kyriakos, Michael; Rubin, David A.; Manske, Paul R.; Goldfarb, Charles A. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;3/16/2011, Vol. 93-A Issue 6, pe23-1
A case study is presented of a 19-year-old woman presenting with a myxoid chondrosarcoma of the phalanx of the right long finger. Following a biopsy, fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) analysis of the tumor indicated chromosomal translocations consistent with Ewing sarcoma (EWS). The...
- phalangitis. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1766
A reference entry for "phalangitis" which refers to the inflammation of phalanges is presented.
- string-of-pearls deformity. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p2221
An encyclopedia entry for "string-of-pearls deformity," which refers to fusiform enlargement of the proximal and middle phalanges seen in rickets, is presented.
- Cancer lung: An unusual presentation. // Indian Journal of Medical & Paediatric Oncology;Oct-Dec2009, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p149
The article presents a case study of a 70-year-old man with a complaint of pain and swelling in the right finger. A radiograph of the right hand revealed an osteolytic lesion located in the right finger's proximal phalanx. A plain chest radiograph revealed a mass lesion in the right lung's...
- Interferon-Î±. // Reactions Weekly;3/14/2009, Issue 1243, p30
The article describes the case of a 26-year-old woman who developed arthritis of her proximal interphalangeal (PIP) joints while taking interferon-Î± for essential thrombocytosis. Following administration, she developed symptoms including pain, swelling and marked functional impairment in her...
- SUBUNGUAL EXOSTOSIS OF THE THUMB - FIRST CASE REPORT IN YOUNGEST AGE. Gupta, Sanjeev; Mittal, Amit; Gupta, Sunita; Mahendra, Aneet; Dhull, Anil Kumar // Indian Journal of Dermatology;2009, Vol. 54 Issue S1, pS46
Subungual exostosis (SE) is a benign osteocartilaginous tumor of the ungual apparatus, particularly of the toes. It affects both sexes equally, more frequently in the second and third decades of life. The present case highlights this entity (SE) in a six and half year old female child affecting...
- Epinephrine/lidocaine. // Reactions Weekly;10/22/2011, Issue 1374, p17
The article describes the case of a 38-year-old woman scheduled for resection and irradiation of a chondrosarcoma who developed convulsions and cardiorespiratory collapse after inadvertent intravascular administration of lidocaine with epinephrine.
- Limitations of Radiographics and CT Scan Techniques in Diagnosis of Osteoid-Osteoma. Karabeg, Reuf; Dujso, Vanis; Jakirlic, Malik // Acta Informatica Medica;2008, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p226
Background: Osteoid osteoma is small, painful benign tumor of bone that usualy occurs in the long bones of the lower extremities. Phalanx of finger are extremly rare involved. The pain increases from mild to severe with progression during the night. The male to female ratio is approximately...