Tuberculosis of the distal end of the radius mimicking a giant-cell tumour.

K. L. Pan, Sharaf Ibrahim

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Abstract

We report a case of a lady presenting with a lesion in the distal radius with classical radiological features of a giant-cell tumour. These tumours are often resected without preliminary histological confirmation. A biopsy done in this patient showed it to be tuberculosis.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)105-106
Number of pages2
JournalMedical Journal of Malaysia
Volume55 Suppl C
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2000
Externally publishedYes

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Giant Cell Tumors
Tuberculosis
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Tuberculosis of the distal end of the radius mimicking a giant-cell tumour. / Pan, K. L.; Ibrahim, Sharaf.

In: Medical Journal of Malaysia, Vol. 55 Suppl C, 09.2000, p. 105-106.

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