Epiphyseal lesions (differential)

Epiphyseal lesions comprise tumors 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 tumors is dependent on the age of the patient, with a very different set of differentials for the pediatric patient.

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Article information

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

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Cases and figures

  • Case 1: giant cell tumor
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  • Case 2: chondroblastoma of distal femur
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