A rare case of extraskeletal pulmonary myxoid chondrosarcoma

Kendal M. Endicott, Stephanie Barak, Keith D. Mortman


Primary malignant cartilaginous tumors of the lung are rare with limited reports in the literature. Here we describe the case of a69-year-old male who presented with a lobulated left upper lobe mass. Preoperative percutaneous biopsy was consistent with amucinous adenocarcinoma. Final pathology demonstrated a primary extraskeletal pulmonary myxoid chrondrosarcoma. Theclinical presentation and histologic characteristics are described.

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5430/jst.v6n1p18

Journal of Solid Tumors

ISSN 1925-4067(Print)   ISSN 1925-4075(Online)

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