Bone Tumour Database - Teaching version


 First image Presented with the tumour at an advanced stage.
Massive tumor R proximal tibia. Cellulitis due to her traditional doctor making scratch marks on her skin. AK - Amputation done -No chemotherapy was given as she was too debilitated by the sepsis and cathexia.
She later developed a pleural effusion but this could not be linked to a metastasis. The patient died some months later.
Lateral Xray
Age: 20 yr Diagnosis Osteosarcoma  
Site Tibia R