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World Journal of Pharmaceutical
and Medical Research

An International Peer Reviewed Journal for Pharmaceutical and Medical Research and Technology
An Official Publication of Society for Advance Healthcare Research (Reg. No. : 01/01/01/31674/16)
ISSN 2455-3301
IMPACT FACTOR: 4.639

ICV : 78.6

Abstract

GIANT CELL TUMOUR OF TENDON SHEATH - A CASE REPORT

Dr. Raga Priya D.*, Dr. Rekha Iyer and Dr. Hemalatha Ganapathy

ABSTRACT

A giant cell tumour of tendon sheath is a rare, benign,[1] second most common soft tissue tumour of hand next to ganglion cysts.[2] It can develop anywhere in the body where there is a tendon sheath, but is most common in hand and wrist. They tend to be slow growing, and usually appear as a painless mass. It can occur at any age, but is more common in adults and more common in women. These lesions are generally found along the volar surface of fingers.[3] Palmar giant cell tumour is less common. Microscopically, they consist of a mixture of abundant histiocyte-like, foamy, and multinucleated giant cells of the osteoclast type.

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