Skeletal Radiology

, Volume 10, Issue 2, pp 102–106 | Cite as

Sarcomatous degeneration of Paget disease in the skull

  • Cynthia Miller
  • Vijay M. Rao


Two cases of Paget disease complicated by sarcomatous degeneration in the skull are presented. The bony disarray of underlying Paget disease of the skull may mask the cortical destruction produced by a developing sarcoma. The role of computerized tomography in the early detection of malignant change is stressed.

Key words

Paget disease Skull Paget sarcoma CT examination of Paget sarcoma 


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© International Skeletal Society 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • Cynthia Miller
    • 1
  • Vijay M. Rao
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyThomas Jefferson University HospitalPhiladelphiaUSA

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