Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 17, Issue 3, pp 258–259 | Cite as

Osteosarcoma with calcific mediastinal lymphadenopathy

  • T. E. G. van Zanten
  • R. P. Golding
  • A. H. M. Taets ven Amerongen
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Abstract

A case of osteosarcoma with calcific mediastinal lymphadenopathy is presented. The lesion caused increasing dysphagia and bronchial erosion, showed uptake of isotope on a bone scan and was seen to enlarge on follow-up CT scans.

Keywords

Public Health Osteosarcoma Mediastinal Lymphadenopathy 

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© Springer-Verlag 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • T. E. G. van Zanten
    • 1
  • R. P. Golding
    • 1
  • A. H. M. Taets ven Amerongen
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyFree University HospitalAmsterdamThe Netherlands

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