Acromion tumour as the primary presentation of multiple myeloma: case report

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    A 52-year-old male presented with complaints of progressively increasing pain in the tip of right shoulder for 4 months and swelling for 3 months. Radiographs revealed an expansile osteolytic lesion involving the acromion process of scapula. Biopsy was suggestive of multiple myeloma/plasmacytoma. Diagnosis of Multiple Myeloma was confirmed on histopathology, bone marrow examination and M band on serum protein electrophoresis. To the best of our knowledge there is no published record of an acromion tumour as the primary presentation of multiple myeloma.

    Keywords: Acromion, Multiple Myeloma, Primary Presentation, Scapula, Tumor.

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Article ID: 2468
DOI: 10.14419/ijbas.v3i2.2468

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