Epiphyseal lesions

Epiphyseal lesions comprise of tumours and other pathologies that occur around the epiphysis and any epiphyseal equivalent bone.

Differential diagnosis

Common differential diagnoses include 2-4:


Bone tumours

The differential diagnosis for bone tumours is dependent on the age of the patient, with a very different set of differentials for the paediatric patient.

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rID: 6536
Section: Gamuts
Tag: cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Epiphyseal tumours
  • Epiphyseal tumours and tumourlike lesions

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    Case 1: giant cell tumour
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    Case 2: chondroblastoma of distal femur
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