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Image Number 2380 (Giant-cell tumour of tendon sheath)

Nodule,skin coloured

Diagnosis: Giant-cell tumour of tendon sheath

Site: Finger

Sex: M

Age: 37


Description: Bilobed hard nodule.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis


This man presented with a peculiar, asymptomatic, bilobed, firm-hard, dermal-subcutaneous nodule on the middle of the dorasl aspect of the index finger of one year duration. It has been excised surgically which showed classical giant-cell synovioma on histopathological examination.

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