Visual Guide to Musculoskeletal Tumors: A Clinical - Radiologic - Histologic Approach

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  • Felasfa Wodajo, MD, Director, Orthopaedic Oncology, Inova Fairfax Hospital and Invoa Hospital for Children; Clinical Assistant Professor, Orthopaedics, Georgrtown University School of Medicine; Instructor, Orthopaedics; Howard University School of Medicine; Consultant, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD
  • Frank Gannon
  • Mark Murphey

Visual Guide to Musculoskeletal Tumors: A Clinical-Radiologic-Histologic Approach, by Felasfa Wodajo, MD; Frank Gannon, MD and Mark Murphey, MD, uses a pattern-recognition approach to help you diagnose challenging musculoskeletal tumors with confidence. With an easy-to-use format, it is the only resource that correlates histology studies and imaging studies. By comparing images these superb-quality, large-scale images, you can master pattern recognition for the 30 most important musculoskeletal tumors and make informed, effective, and rapid decisions on diagnosis and treatment.
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Book information

  • Published: May 2010
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4377-0303-0

Table of Contents

Visual Guide to Musculoskeletal Tumors:

A Clinical - Radiologic - Histologic Approach



  • Principles of Musculoskeletal Radiology
  • Normal Musculoskeletal Histology

Benign Bone Tumors I

- Unicameral Bone Cyst

 - Nonossifying Fibroma

 - Fibrous Dysplasia

 - Enchondroma

 - Osteochondroma

 - Osteoid Osteoma


Benign Bone Tumors II

 - Chondroblastoma

 - Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis

 - Chondromyxoid Fibroma

 - Osteofibrous Dysplasia

 - Aneurysmal Bone Cyst

 - Osteoblastoma

 - Giant Cell Tumor


Malignant Bone Tumors

 - Osteosarcoma

 - Chondrosarcoma

 - Ewing sarcoma

 - Adamantinoma

 - Chordoma

 - Lymphoma

 - Multiple Myeloma

 - Metastatic Carcinoma


Soft Tissue Tumors

- Lipoma

  • Vascular Malformation
  • Benign Nerve Sheath Tumor
  • Elastofibroma
  • Fibromatosis
  • Undifferentiated Sarcoma
  • Liposarcoma
  • Synovial Sarcoma


Articular Tumors

  • Giant Cell Tumor of Tendon Sheath
  • Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis
  • Synovial Chondromatosis


Comparative Diagnosis

  • Comparative Musculoskeletal Radiology
  • Comparative Musculoskeletal Histology