Acta Scientific Cancer Biology (ASCB) (ISSN: 2582-4473)

Case Report Volume 7 Issue 5

Multifocal Synchronous Giant Cell Tumor of Bone: A Case Report

Adhikari Ganga D1,  Mandal Sandip K1, Gnawali Suman1, Sharma Nitu1, Pandey Shailesh1, Dhungana Ishan2 and Yadav Ajay K1*

1Department of Radio-Diagnosis, Imaging and Nuclear Medicine, BP Koirala Memorial Cancer Hospital, Bharatpur, Nepal
2Department of Pathology, BP Koirala Memorial Cancer Hospital, Bharatpur, Nepal

*Corresponding Author: Yadav Ajay K, Department of Radio-Diagnosis, Imaging and Nuclear Medicine, BP Koirala Memorial Cancer Hospital, Bharatpur, Nepal.

Received: June 22, 2023; Published: June 26, 2023


Since 2020, Giant cell tumor of bone (GCTB) is classified as an intermediate malignant tumor and locally aggressive in behavior however there is less chance of metastatic propensity which represents approximately 5% of primary bone tumors. It is usually occurs in long bone and multifocal synchronous GCTB is very rare accounting for less than one percent. We herein present a case report of 18 year male complaining mild right knee pain for 3 months. Patient underwent for Computed Tomography (CT), Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) .The examination results revealed that patient had multifocal synchronous GCTB in bilateral distal femur, bilateral proximal tibia, bilateral ilium bone (Hip bone) and bilateral ala of sacrum. Multifocal synchronous GCTBs are very rare and this tumor's exceptional positions in the site seen in our case report have rarely been reported. The correct diagnosis relies on correlation of clinical and radiological findings with confirmation of the diagnosis by histopathologic examination.

 Keywords: Giant Cell Tumor of Bone (GCTB); World Health Organization (WHO); Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)


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Citation: Yadav Ajay K., et al. “Multifocal Synchronous Giant Cell Tumor of Bone: A Case Report" Acta Scientific Cancer Biology 7.5 (2023): 08-11.


Copyright: © 2023 Yadav Ajay K., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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