Bone-forming tumours

Dr Jeremy Jones et al.

Bone-forming tumours are a subset of bone tumours that are characterised by their propensity to form excess osteoid. They can be further subdivided into benign and malignant tumours.

Benign tumours

Malignant tumours

Malignant bone-forming tumours are all osteosarcomas.

Some osteosarcomas predominantly form new bone on the surface of bones:

Share article

Article information

rID: 15598
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Bone forming tumours
  • Bone-forming tumors

Support Radiopaedia and see fewer ads

Updating… Please wait.
Loadinganimation

Alert accept

Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

Alert accept Thank you for updating your details.