Osteochondroma - pelvis

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard

Patient Data

Age: 8 years
Gender: Male

Partially obscured by bowel gas is an ossified lesion projecting over the right sacroiliac joint superiorly. 


CT demonstrates the mass to arise from, and be continuous with, the posterior surface of the iliac bone. No convincing soft tissue mass. 


A single axial T1 image confirms the mass to have normal appearing marrow continuous with the medullary cavity fo the pelvis. 

Case Discussion

Typical appearances of an osteochondroma of the pelvis. 

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Case information

rID: 7561
Published: 9th Nov 2009
Last edited: 16th Nov 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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