Osteochondroma

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Distal leg/ankle region swelling for about 18 months or so. No pain.

Patient Data

Age: 7 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

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Ultrasound

X-ray: broad based bony outgrowth from the distal tibial metaphysis.

US: cartilage cap (maximum 3 mm thick) covering the cortex.

Case Discussion

Osteochondroma.

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Case information

rID: 17436
Published: 13th Apr 2012
Last edited: 18th Feb 2021
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included