osteochondrosarcoma

osteochondrosarcoma

 [os″te-o-kon″dro-sahr-ko´-mah]
sarcoma blended with osteoma and chondroma.

os·te·o·chon·dro·sar·co·ma

(os'tē-ō-kon'drō-sar-kō'mă),
Chondrosarcoma arising in bone. Sarcomas in bone containing foci of neoplastic cartilage as well as bone are classified as osteogenic sarcomas.
[osteo- + G. chondros, cartilage, + sarx, flesh, + -oma, tumor]

osteochondrosarcoma

[-kon′drōsärkō′mə]
Etymology: Gk, osteon, bone, chondros, cartilage, karkinos, crab, oma, tumor
a cancer of the bone and cartilage.

osteochondrosarcoma

A malignant mesenchymal tumour consisting of a mixture of bone and cartilage. While (multilobular) osteochondrosarcoma is a well-recognised pathological entity in dogs, cats and other animals, it has little currency in human pathology.

os·te·o·chon·dro·sar·co·ma

(os'tē-ō-kon'drō-sahr-kō'mă)
Chondrosarcoma arising in bone. Sarcomas in bone containing foci of neoplastic cartilage as well as bone are classified as osteogenic sarcomas.
[osteo- + G. chondros, cartilage, + sarx, flesh, + -oma, tumor]