DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/issn.2455-4510.IntJResOrthop20195820

Giant cell tumor of flexor tendon sheath of little finger: a case report

Channappa T. S., Shivakumar H. B., Jai Aditya Jhamb

Abstract


Giant cell tumor of the tendon sheath is a benign proliferative lesion of synovial origin that may affect the joints, bursae and tendon sheaths. We report the case of a giant cell tumor of the tendon sheath arising from the flexor tendon sheath of 5th finger of left hand of a 44 year old male patient. The patient underwent ultrasound examination and subsequently magnetic resonance imaging.


Keywords


Giant cell tumor of the tendon sheath, Ultrasonography, Benign soft tissue tumor

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