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2nd image
Chest X ray showing metastases
Third image
Lateral - MRI of foot
4th image
Photograph of the grossly deformed foot
This was a late presentation of osteosarcoma, a tumour that rearly presents so distally (>1% Osteosarcoma). If this sarcoma is seen in the foot or hand it usually presents at a later age as in this case. Multiple pulmonary metastases can be seen on the chest x ray. The foot x ray on the previous page shows a large soft tissue mass over the metatarsals.
Histology
- chondroblastic type osteosarcoma
Treatment Chemotherapy, BK amputation.



Record 70