chondroid


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chondroid

(ˈkɒndrɔɪd)
adj
(Anatomy) cartilaginous or similar to cartilage
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Most of the reported cases of chondroid syringoma are benign; however, a malignant variation of this tumor has been identified.
In chondroblastomas, significant p63 reactivity was seen in chondroid areas.
Three types of chordoma can be identified histologically: classic, chondroid, and dedifferentiated.
Identification of C11orf95-MKL2, the resulting fusion oncogene of t(11;16)(q13;p13), is useful in establishing the diagnosis of chondroid lipoma, a benign soft tissue tumor that can be mistaken for a sarcoma, especially myxoid liposarcoma or extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma.
We report an unusual case of a chondroid chordoma of the sella turcica that mimicked the clinical and radiologic presentation of the more common pituitary adenoma.
10) Frequently, there is matrix mineralization in the osseous lesions and typical "ring- and arc" appearance of the chondroid lesions.
4) Chondroid bladder tumours are very rare, with only 2 reported cases of soft tissue chondroma, (1,2) and 5 of chondrosarcoma.
The mature chondrocytes are situated in a chondroid matrix.
Histologic examination of the vasculature throughout the rest of the body indicated severe multifocal atherosclerosis ranging from type IV lesions (atheroma) to type VII lesions (complicated atheroma with chondroid metaplasia), (5) most severe within the aortic, carotid, and coronary arteries (Fig 3).
Chondroid matrix and edema generate high signals, while signals are reduced with ossification.
No cases (0%) of chondroid syringoma, steatocystoma, sebaceous hyperplasia, and sebaceous adenoma were found.
angiomyxomas, breast fibroadenomas, endometrial polyps, hemangiopericytomas, lipomas, pulmonary chondroid hamartomas, and salivary gland adenomas) support the notion that critical genes reside within 12q14~q15 (6).