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.
Malignant bone-forming tumours are all osteosarcomas.
Some osteosarcomas predominantly form new bone on the surface of bones:
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