link
Bookmarks
Chondroma: Soft Tissue
Catherine C. Roberts, MD
To access 4,300 diagnoses written by the world's leading experts in radiology, please log in or subscribe.Log inSubscribe
0
3
3
0

KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Pathology

        • Clinical Issues

          TERMINOLOGY

          • Synonyms

            • Extraskeletal chondroma (fibrochondroma, myxochondroma, osteochondroma), chondroma of soft parts
          • Definitions

            • Benign soft tissue lesion composed of mature hyaline cartilage, excluding periosteal and synovial locations

          IMAGING

          • General Features

            • Ultrasonographic Findings

              • Imaging Recommendations

                • Radiographic Findings

                  • CT Findings

                    • MR Findings

                      DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                        PATHOLOGY

                        • General Features

                          • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                            • Microscopic Features

                              CLINICAL ISSUES

                              • Presentation

                                • Demographics

                                  • Natural History & Prognosis

                                    • Treatment

                                      Selected References

                                      1. Baek HJ et al: Subungual tumors: clinicopathologic correlation with US and MR imaging findings. Radiographics. 30(6):1621-36, 2010
                                      2. Le Corroller T et al: Diffuse mineralization of forearm extraskeletal chondroma. Joint Bone Spine. 75(4):479-81, 2008
                                      3. Weiss SW et al: Cartilaginous soft tissue tumors. In Weiss SW et al: Enzinger and Weiss' Soft Tissue Tumors. 5th ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier.1017-23, 2008
                                      4. Hondar Wu HT et al: Imaging and pathological correlation of soft-tissue chondroma: a serial five-case study and literature review. Clin Imaging. 30(1):32-6, 2006
                                      5. Kransdorf MJ et al: Extraskeletal osseous and cartilaginous tumors. In Kransdorf MJ et al: Imaging of Soft Tissue Tumors. 2nd ed. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. 457-60, 2006
                                      6. Nayler S et al: Soft tissue chondroma. In Fletcher CDM et al: World Health Organization Classification of Tumours. Pathology and Genetics of Tumours of Soft Tissue and Bone. Lyon: IARC Press. 180-1, 2002
                                      7. Bansal M et al: Soft tissue chondromas: diagnosis and differential diagnosis. Skeletal Radiol. 22(5):309-15, 1993
                                      8. Kransdorf MJ et al: From the archives of the AFIP. Extraskeletal osseous and cartilaginous tumors of the extremities. Radiographics. 13(4):853-84, 1993
                                      Related Anatomy
                                      Loading...
                                      Related Differential Diagnoses
                                      Loading...
                                      References
                                      Tables

                                      Tables

                                      KEY FACTS

                                      • Terminology

                                        • Imaging

                                          • Pathology

                                            • Clinical Issues

                                              TERMINOLOGY

                                              • Synonyms

                                                • Extraskeletal chondroma (fibrochondroma, myxochondroma, osteochondroma), chondroma of soft parts
                                              • Definitions

                                                • Benign soft tissue lesion composed of mature hyaline cartilage, excluding periosteal and synovial locations

                                              IMAGING

                                              • General Features

                                                • Ultrasonographic Findings

                                                  • Imaging Recommendations

                                                    • Radiographic Findings

                                                      • CT Findings

                                                        • MR Findings

                                                          DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                            PATHOLOGY

                                                            • General Features

                                                              • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                                                • Microscopic Features

                                                                  CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                                  • Presentation

                                                                    • Demographics

                                                                      • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                        • Treatment

                                                                          Selected References

                                                                          1. Baek HJ et al: Subungual tumors: clinicopathologic correlation with US and MR imaging findings. Radiographics. 30(6):1621-36, 2010
                                                                          2. Le Corroller T et al: Diffuse mineralization of forearm extraskeletal chondroma. Joint Bone Spine. 75(4):479-81, 2008
                                                                          3. Weiss SW et al: Cartilaginous soft tissue tumors. In Weiss SW et al: Enzinger and Weiss' Soft Tissue Tumors. 5th ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier.1017-23, 2008
                                                                          4. Hondar Wu HT et al: Imaging and pathological correlation of soft-tissue chondroma: a serial five-case study and literature review. Clin Imaging. 30(1):32-6, 2006
                                                                          5. Kransdorf MJ et al: Extraskeletal osseous and cartilaginous tumors. In Kransdorf MJ et al: Imaging of Soft Tissue Tumors. 2nd ed. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. 457-60, 2006
                                                                          6. Nayler S et al: Soft tissue chondroma. In Fletcher CDM et al: World Health Organization Classification of Tumours. Pathology and Genetics of Tumours of Soft Tissue and Bone. Lyon: IARC Press. 180-1, 2002
                                                                          7. Bansal M et al: Soft tissue chondromas: diagnosis and differential diagnosis. Skeletal Radiol. 22(5):309-15, 1993
                                                                          8. Kransdorf MJ et al: From the archives of the AFIP. Extraskeletal osseous and cartilaginous tumors of the extremities. Radiographics. 13(4):853-84, 1993