#DiagnosticDilemma: What is your take on this case??
A 21-yr-old woman with pain and swelling in thigh*


CLINICAL FINDINGS
A 21-year-old woman presented to the emergency department with an 8-month history of swelling and pain in the right thigh.

INVESTIGATIONAL FINDINGS
MRI of the right leg revealed a large periosteal femoral mass and thrombus in the right femoral vein, for which she received anticoagulation therapy. The patient subsequently experienced dyspnea and pleuritic chest pain, and a chest x-ray was done.

What is the likely diagnosis?
A. Pulmonary embolism

B. Pulmonary sarcoidosis

C. Eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis

D. Chondroblastic osteosarcoma

E. Miliary tuberculosis


*The present case has been reported in NEJM
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