Osteochondroma - fractured

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam


History of trauma.

Patient Data

Age: 12 years
Gender: Male

Radiographs of the left knee demonstrate an osteochondroma of the medial femur metaphysis complicated by a fracture. There is an adjacent, more medial, calcific density that appears to be the "missing piece" chipped off of the osteochondroma.

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Case information

rID: 9436
Published: 17th Apr 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Tag: femur
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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