Primary Intraosseous Malignant Glomus Tumor of the Finger with a Different Radiological Appearance: a Case Report and Review Literature

Document Type : CASE REPORT


1 Department of Orthopedics, Faculty of Medicine, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, Iran

2 Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, Iran


Primary intraosseous malignant glomus tumor is very rare and is often presented as an osteolytic lesion. The present case study reports a malignant intraosseous glomus tumor of the index finger that was presented as an osteosclerotic lesion and invaded adjacent tissues, leading to ray amputation. We also reported result of a five-year follow-up and presented a short literature review for the lesion. Level of evidence: IV


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