Hereditary multiple exostoses (diaphyseal aclasis)

Case contributed by Dr Mohammed Alghamdi


Multiple hard swellings over bony areas.

Patient Data

Age: 27
Gender: Female

Multiple exostoses involving both humeri and the 7th rib, femur, tibia and fibula bilaterally, as well as the pelvis. 

Case Discussion

This case illustrates typical appearances of multiple osteochondromas. 

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Case information

rID: 17137
Published: 20th Mar 2012
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
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