Primary amyloidosis of the sternum imaging findings

Bruce A. Urban, Elliot K. Fishman, Richard L. Humphrey

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A rare case of focal primary amyloidosis is presented with CT and MR correlation. Imaging findings demonstrate an expansile, mixed sclerotic and lytic lesion in the sternum, with MR signal characteristics similar to those previously described for diffuse primary amyloidosis and hemodialysis-related amyloidosis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)75-78
Number of pages4
JournalClinical Imaging
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 1994


  • Amyloidosis
  • Computed tomography
  • Multiple myeloma

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging


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