Osteochondroma

Case contributed by Dr Ahmed Abdrabou

Presentation

Routine exam after trauma

Patient Data

Age: 35 years old
Gender: Male
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 tumor although they are more correctly thought of as developmental anomalies.

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Case information

rID: 24336
Published: 8th Aug 2013
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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