Myxoid (chordoid) chondrosarcoma

Topic Completed: 1 June 2005

Revised: 31 December 2018

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PubMed search: myxoid [title] chondrosarcoma bone

Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Definition / general
  • Occurs in bone or soft tissue
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Rows of cuboidal cells in myxoid background, resembling chordoma
Microscopic (histologic) images

Contributed by Dr. Mark R. Wick

Grade 2 myxoid

Positive stains
Negative stains
Electron microscopy description
  • Resembles conventional chondrosarcoma
Differential diagnosis
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