Case Report
Volume 3 Issue 9 - 2020
Osteosarcoma of Left Metatarsal Bone. A Case Report
Chhaya Rani Shevra1*, Akansha Srivastav2 and Mayank Singh3
1Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, MLB Medical College, Jhansi, India
2Junior Resident, Department of Pathology, MLB Medical College, Jhansi, India
3Professor and Head, Department of Pathology, MLB Medical College, Jhansi, India
*Corresponding Author: Chhaya Rani Shevra, Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, MLB Medical College, Jhansi, India.
Received: June 20, 2020; Published: August 28, 2020




Abstract

Osteosarcoma is the most common primary malignant bone tumor characterized by the formation of osteoid. The tumor affects mainly adolescents and young patients it occurs mainly in long bones and involvement of metatarsal bones is rare. Amongst the metatarsal bone the calcaneus is the most common bone involved. Males are more affected by osteosarcoma than females. We report a rare case of a 55 year-old male with chief complain of on and off pain and swelling of the left foot. After surgical excision, histopathological evaluation of the lesion revealed the lesion as malignant bone tumor osteosarcoma. We herein describe the unusual presentation of the osteosarcoma of left foot in a 55 year old male which was diagnosed by histopathological findings along with the radiological findings.

Keywords: Osteosarcoma; Metatarsal; Bone Tumor; Osteoid; Sarcoma

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Citation: Chhaya Rani Shevra., et al. “Osteosarcoma of Left Metatarsal Bone. A Case Report”. EC Clinical and Medical Case Reports 3.9 (2020): 09-13.

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