Synovial chondrometaplasia of the hand: Case report and review of the literature

George L. Lucas, Paul D. Sponsellar

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Abstract

A case of synovial chondrometaplasia of the hand is described. Histologic differentiation from chondrosarcoma may be difficult. Recurrences are common, but no instance of malignant change is known. Nonetheless, adequate surgical excision of the lesion is recommended.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)269-272
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Hand Surgery
Volume9
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1984
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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