Table of ContentsDefinition / general | Case reports | Microscopic (histologic) description | Microscopic (histologic) images | Additional references
Cite this page: Pernick N Chondrosarcoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/hearttumorchondrosarcoma.html. Accessed April 19th, 2019.
Definition / general
- Less than 20 primary cases reported through 2006 (Jpn J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2006;54:228)
- Chondroid areas in a cardiac tumor are virtually diagnostic of malignancy
- 56 year old man with cardiac chondrosarcoma producing parathyroid hormone related protein (Circ J 2004;68:715)
Microscopic (histologic) description
- Atypical chondroid areas