Bone chapter (nontumor and tumor)
Reviewer: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 8 August 2013, last major update June 2005
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- Approximately 10-15% of chondrosarcomas arise secondary to a preexisting condition, including exostosis (solitary or multiple), chondrodysplasia, multiple chondromas
- Usually low grade with excellent prognosis
- Patients usually younger than conventional chondrosarcoma
- Usually presents as change in size or symptoms of preexisting lesion
End of Bone chapter (nontumor and tumor) > Chondrosarcoma > Secondary
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