Maffucci syndrome consists of a combination of enchondromas and hemangiomas. The most common serious complication of Maffucci syndrome is malignant degeneration of enchondroma to chondrosarcoma, which has been reported in as high as 51% of patients with Maffucci syndrome. In this report, we describe the MR findings in a patient with Maffucci syndrome who presented with chondrosarcoma.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||American Journal of Roentgenology|
|State||Published - Dec 1 1987|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging