Osteoid osteoma

Case contributed by Dr M Osama Yonso

Presentation

7 Y/O male with nocturnal left hip pain which wakes the patient , subsided by analgesics

Patient Data

Age: 7 y
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

Radiographs show increased cortical thickness involving the lower third  of femoral shaft  

There is also focal round lucente / lytic focus within the center of the sclerotic lesion suggestive of a nidusLeg length discrepancy due to the lesion 

Bilateral coxa valga

Case Discussion

Osteoid osteoma is a type of benign bone tumour

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Case Information

rID: 28112
Case created: 10th Mar 2014
Last edited: 13th Mar 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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