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Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 15, Issue 2, pp 138–140 | Cite as

Sacral chondromyxoid fibroma

  • L. Shulman
  • P. Bale
  • M. de Silva
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Abstract

A 15-year-old girl with a limp and weakness and wasting of the left leg, was found to have a large chondromyxoid fibroma of the sacrum. The lesion presented difficulties in diagnosis because of its unusual site, neurological presentation, large size and extensive extension into the soft tissues of the pelvis and buttock.

Keywords

Public Health Soft Tissue Unusual Site Neurological Presentation Chondromyxoid Fibroma 
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© Springer-Verlag 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Shulman
    • 1
    • 2
  • P. Bale
    • 1
  • M. de Silva
    • 1
  1. 1.Royal Alexandra Hospital for ChildrenSydneyAustralia
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyRoyal Alexandra Hospital for ChildrenCamperdownAustralia

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