Osseous Hydatid Disease: Mimicker of primary bone neoplasms.: Report of 2 cases
Vol 4 | Issue 2 | July-Dec 2018 | Page 25-26 | Sujit Joshi, Yogesh Panchwagh.
Authors: Sujit Joshi , Yogesh Panchwagh .
 Dept. of Pathology Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital and Research Centre, Pune
 Orthopaedic Oncology Clinic, Pune, India.
Address of Correspondence
Dr. Sujit Joshi,
Dept. of Pathology Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital and Research Centre, Pune
Osseous hydatid disease is rare, and it is even rare to see it in extremities or pelvis. At times these lesions present as destructive lesions on radiographs and mimic neoplasm. Here we present two such cases, one arising in the lower end of femur mimicking chondrosarcoma and required excision and surgical stabilization. Second case presented as a cystic lesion in iliac bone suggestive of aneurysmal bone cyst. Both are quite unusual presentation and hydatid disease should always be kept in differential while dealing with such lesion
Keywords: Osseous hydatid disease, chondrosarcoma, aneurysmal bone cyst
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|How to Cite this article: Joshi S, Panchwagh Y. Osseous Hydatid Disease: Mimicker of primary bone neoplasms.: Report of 2 cases. Journal of Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors July-Dec 2018;4(2): 25-26.|