Case 11

 
Clinical Information
 

A 58-year-old man developed a 5x5 cm fungating mass over the amputation stump, 36 years after he underwent a below-knee amputation and was fitted with an artificial leg.

Gross Description
 

Amputation stump with raised fungating mass.

     
 
     
 
  HE, 4 HE, 10
     
 

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Source: Department of Pathology, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE

Photo: Sarma DP, Hansen T, Adickes E

Discussion: Sarma DP, Hansen T, Adickes E

Reviewed by: Sarma DP, Hansen T, Adickes E