Aneurysmal bone cyst of the talus

Case contributed by Dr Mostafa El-Feky


Pain at the anteromedial aspect of the left foot.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male

A well-defined lytic bone lesion in talus bone with multiple internal cysts with fluid-fluid levels.

Case Discussion

Aneurysmal bone cyst is a benign expansile tumor-like bone lesion with common location at the metaphysis of long bones. The affection of the talus bone is relatively uncommon.

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Case information

rID: 42203
Published: 13th Jan 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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