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Year : 2018 | Month : July | Volume : 12 | Issue : 7 | Page : RD01 - RD03

Chronic Unresolved Haematoma of Thigh with Acute Expansion- Emulating Neoplasm

Pankaj Kumar Mishra, Pratyush Goyal, Manish Kumar Verma, Deepak Singh Maravi, Aashish Gohiya

1. Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedics, Gandhi Medical College, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India. 2. Student, Department of Orthopaedics, Gandhi Medical College, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India. 3. Student, Department of Orthopaedics, Gandhi Medical College, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India. 4. Professor, Department of Orthopaedics, Gandhi Medical College, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India. 5. Professor, Department of Orthopaedics, Gandhi Medical College, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India.

Correspondence Address :
Dr. Pankaj Kumar Mishra,
E- 115/4 Shivaji Nagar, Bhopal-462016, Madhya Pradesh, India.
E-mail: drpankajv@yahoo.com

Abstract

Chronic haematoma formation and its acute expansion are rare in clinical scenario. Its clinical presentation may simulate to malignant soft tissue lesion. Usually they remain inactive for long time but sometimes shows sudden spurt of growth. The accepted treatment is excision of the haematoma. Here we are presenting the chronic haematoma of thigh in young boy, which remained dormant for years. But until recently it became huge and rendered the surgeon in dilemma for diagnosis making, which was managed after clinico-radiological evaluation. Here we are sharing our experience of a young patient with acutely expanded huge haematoma swelling which emulated to neoplasm.

Keywords

Excision, Swelling, Treatment

How to cite this article :

Pankaj Kumar Mishra, Pratyush Goyal, Manish Kumar Verma, Deepak Singh Maravi, Aashish Gohiya. CHRONIC UNRESOLVED HAEMATOMA OF THIGH WITH ACUTE EXPANSION- EMULATING NEOPLASM. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research [serial online] 2018 July [cited: 2018 Jul 21 ]; 12:RD01-RD03. Available from
http://www.jcdr.net/back_issues.asp?issn=0973-709x&year=2018&month=July&volume=12&issue=7&page=RD01-RD03&id=11753

DOI and Others

DOI: 10.7860/JCDR/2018/34181.11753

Date of Submission: Oct 08, 2017
Date of Peer Review: Nov 24, 2017
Date of Acceptance: Apr 26, 2018
Date of Publishing: Jul 01, 2018

FINANCIAL OR OTHER COMPETING INTERESTS: None.

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