Osteochondroma

Case contributed by Dr Ahmed Abd Rabou

Presentation

Routine exam after trauma

Patient Data

Age: 35 years old
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

A sessile exostosis is seen arising from the medial metaphysis of right femur.

Case Discussion

Osteochondromas are usually thought of as benign bone tumour although they are more correctly thought of as developmental anomalies.

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Case Information

rID: 24336
Case created: 8th Aug 2013
Last edited: 28th Feb 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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