Pitfall glomus tumors

Vascularized soft tissue mass in the nailbed with subungual extension and bony erosion interpreted as a possible glomus tumor but that proved to be a vascular malformation

Clinical information

Palpable mass in the distal finger

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Vascularized soft tissue mass in the nailbed with subungual extension and bony erosion interpreted as a possible glomus tumor but that proved to be a vascular malformation

Subungual extension longitudunal
Subungual extension longitudunal
Normal nailbed and subungual space longitudunal
Normal nailbed and subungual space longitudunal
Bony erosion
Bony erosion
Bony erosion
Bony erosion

Vascularized soft tissue mass in the nailbed with subungual extension and bony erosion interpreted as a possible glomus tumor but that proved to be a vascular malformation

Soft tissue mass in the nailbed with subungual extension
Soft tissue mass in the nailbed with subungual extension
Tumor with vascularity
Tumor with vascularity
Tumor with vascularity
Tumor with vascularity

Vascularized soft tissue mass in the nailbed with subungual extension and bony erosion interpreted as a possible glomus tumor but that proved to be a vascular malformation

Tumor transverse
Tumor transverse
Tumor with vascularity transverse
Tumor with vascularity transverse
E-flow
E-flow
The mass is easy compressible
The mass is easy compressible

Vascularized soft tissue mass in the nailbed with subungual extension and bony erosion interpreted as a possible glomus tumor but that proved to be a vascular malformation - X ray

The mass is easy compressible
The mass is easy compressible
Pitfall glomus tumors
Pitfall glomus tumors

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 55
  • Body part: Finger

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System