Exostosis: multiple

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Complaining of swelling at knee and arm. No local pain. Knee swelling has gradually increased during last 2 years.

Patient Data

Age: 19 years
Gender: Female

Fractured exostosis of humerus. Femoral and fibular lesions present. Tibial lesion - 6 x 5 cm size.


Thin cartilage cap in femoral lesion. Most of tibial lesion shows thin cap. Posterior-medial-cranial part of tibial lesion shows cartilage cap thickness up to 18 mm.

Case Discussion

Excisional biopsy of tibial lesion was performed. This was benign on histopathology.

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Case information

rID: 9561
Published: 30th Apr 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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