Neurinoma: Chondrosarcoma of the Thoracic Spine

  • Martina Špero


A 29-year-old female patient suffered from sideropenic anaemia due to a menorrhagia: in October 2013, during preoperative workup of uterine myoma, chest X-ray was performed and revealed large left-sided paravertebral expansile mass at a level of left upper lobe of a lung. Anamnestic data disclosed that in 2007 she occasionally felt thoracic back pain but recommended chest X-ray was not performed. Due to anaemia, she was feeling fatigue in physical activity: she did not have other symptoms.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Martina Špero
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  1. 1.Department of Diagnostic and InterventioClinical Hospital DubravaZagrebCroatia

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