Sign and Symptoms of Osteogenic Sarcoma

In this article we will discuss about Sign and Symptoms of Osteogenic Sarcoma. So, let’s get started.

Sign and Symptoms

Bone Pain

Tenderness and Redness

Usually affects long bones like Femur, Tibia, Humerus etc

Bone becomes susceptible to fractures

Weight Bearing on affected limb becomes painful for eg. when lower limb bones are involved patient walks with limping gait.

Restricted Range of Motion when joint is involved.

Swelling is noticeable.

Advertisements

Written by priyeshbanerjeept

Physiotherapist, Certified MFR therapist on a mission to provide one stop search destination for various diseases its symptoms,causes,diagnosis,treatment, physiotherapy management,rehabilitation with practical examples for aspiring physiotherapists,medical professionals and general public.

2 comments

  1. Sunburst appearance and Codman’s triangle are the important radiological features associated with osteogenic sarcoma. Sunburst appearance is due to the aggressive involvement of the periosteum by the tumor. Codman’s triangle due to similar reasons is due to the elevation of periosteum from the cortex giving rise to a triangular appearance at this site in the radiograph.

    Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.