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Mesenchymal chondrosarcoma arising in fibrous dysplasia of the femur.
  1. J B Blackwell
  1. St John of God Hospital, Subiaco, Western Australia.


    The occurrence of mesenchymal chondrosarcoma in an area of fibrous dysplasia in the upper femur of a 28 year old man is reported. It is believed that this is the first documented example of such an association. A further unusual feature is the presence of benign giant cells in the mesenchymal chondrosarcomatous component.

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