Bone island

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
CT

A prominent region of focal sclerosis in the upper thoracic spine almost certainly a bone island

Case Discussion

Bone islands are common and if possible should not result in extensive and unnecessary workup for sinister sclerotic lesions. 

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Case information

rID: 6282
Published: 23rd May 2009
Last edited: 19th Jun 2018
Tag: spine
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