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John Hopkins Veep

A 20 year old male who is vice president of a fraternity presents with knee pain

Marlboro Man

61 yr M from the west suburban Boston with stage 4 small cell lung CA and distal 3rd pathologic humerus fracture

A very large forefoot tumor in a 70 year old woman

This 70 year old woman has a mildly painful right foot mass. The mass has forced the fourth and fifth metatarsals to bow outward and remodel.

A 30 year old breastfeeding mother with hip pain

A 30 year old woman who is recently postpartum has right hip pain.

A 24 year old woman with pain off and on for years

This woman has had pain in her left hip off and on for several years. The pain was much worse during the summer of 2014 but recently improved. Her current Xrays and CT show a partially healed recent pathological fracture through a large bone tumor in her left femur.

In the hospital 5 days for hip pain, but he went home because it got worse

This 42 year old healthy man had insidious onset of left groin and hip pain. The pain got so severe he was admitted to the hospital for tests and treatments, but no diagnosis could be made and the pain got worse. The patient decided to go home and find a different doctor.

She had a similar ankle tumor removed 8 years ago

This young woman reports she had a slowly growing painful mass in the right ankle, which was excised 8 years ago. Now she has another.

A woman with knee pain and a lesion in the femur

This woman has activity related knee pain,and some pain at rest. A lesion is found in the distal emur, medial femoral condyle, and the concern is what may be causing the pain.

Aching pain in the knee and popcorn on the xray

This 58-year-old woman has six months of aching pain in the back of the right knee with no history of injury. X-rays show a lesion with a popcorn appearance.

Nicaragua 2013 - Case 6 - Patient V.V.E - 49 Female Multifocal soft tissue lesion carpal tunnel 5th finger flexor sheath

Previous excision 1 year ago wrist mass, now with recurrence of larger wrist mass as well as new 5th finger mass, moderate pain.