Knee swelling has gradually increased but no pain locally.
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Bony exostosis from the distal femoral metaphysis.
Exostosis is defined as benign growth of bone extending outwards from the surface of a bone. It can occur in any bone and be triggered by a number of factors. There are a number of examples of exostoses that occur due to local irritant stimuli.
- 1. Bullough PG. Ivory Exostosis of the Skull. Postgrad Med J. 1965;41 (475): 277-81. doi:10.1136/pgmj.41.475.277