Osteochondroma

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe

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Hand lacerations ?fracture.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

Dressings overlie the hand. No acute bony injury identified. Bony protuberance from the ulnar aspect of 2nd proximal phalangeal shaft has features consistent with an osteochondroma.

Modality: X-ray

​No acute bony injury identified. Bony protuberance from the ulnar aspect of 2nd metatarsal shaft has features consistent with an osteochondroma.

Case Discussion

Osteochondromas are not uncommon incidental findings on x-ray. 

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Case Information

rID: 46747
Case created: 15th Jul 2016
Last edited: 15th Jul 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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