Chondrosarcoma of the nasal septum

Seiji Yamamoto, Ken Motoori, Hideyuki Takano, Hiroshi Nagata, Takuya Ueda, Iwao Osaka

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Abstract

The nasal septum is a particularly rare site of origin of chondrosarcoma. Cranial base invasion may be at hand, with such lesions making complete tumor removal difficult. MRI techniques allow precise definition of tumor extent. In the described case, CT and Dynamic MR imaging were performed in a case of chondrosarcoma of the nasal septum. Imaging clearly illustrated size and extent of the mass with central regions of internal calcification. Dynamic MRI was additionally performed, which helped to define the presumed origin of the lesion from the nasal septum.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)543-546
Number of pages4
JournalSkeletal Radiology
Volume31
Issue number9
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2002

Keywords

  • CT
  • Chondrosarcoma
  • MRI
  • Nasal septum

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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