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There is a high incidence of radiation toxicity associated with Kaposi's sarcoma. The authors review acute radiodermatitis and present a case where it occurred in the foot following radiotherapy for classic Kaposi's sarcoma.
Maffucci's syndrome, a rarely occurring congenital disorder, may present early in life as either a pathologic fracture, an incidental radiographic finding, or primarily as multiple hemangiomas. Patients endure years of orthopedic complications, and are faced with a grim prognosis, with the majority developing either skeletal or extra-skeletal malignancies by the end of their fourth decade.
Bizarre parosteal osteochondromatous proliferation of bone is a rare, benign bone tumor. The authors discuss two cases involving the bones of the feet, and review clinical, radiographic, and histopathologic characteristics. Awareness of this lesion is essential as bizarre parosteal osteochondromatous proliferation of bone can be mistaken for a malignancy.