Periosteal chondrosarcoma: a case report and review of the literature.

  title={Periosteal chondrosarcoma: a case report and review of the literature.},
  author={Thomas Choudhary Putti and Leonard B. Kahn and H Aprin},
  journal={Archives of pathology & laboratory medicine},
  volume={121 1},
Periosteal chondrosarcoma occurs predominantly in the long tubular bones. The long-term survival rate is better and there are fewer local recurrences than with central chondrosarcoma. A case of periosteal chondrosarcoma is reported with a review of the literature. A 13-year-old girl presented with swelling of the distal right thigh of 3 weeks' duration. Radiographs and computed tomographic scan of the lesion showed a soft tissue mass, measuring 6 x 6 cm, with matrix calcification arising from… CONTINUE READING