Osteoid osteoma

Case contributed by Dr Ahmed Abd Rabou

Presentation

Mid leg localized pain aggrevates at night and responds to analgesics

Patient Data

Age: 18 years old
Gender: Male
CT

A mid diaphyseal tibial tiny lytic cortical lesion is seen surrounded by extensive sclerosis and new bone formation and corresponds to the site of maximal pain. No cortical destruction or extra osseous soft tissue extension.

Case Discussion

The case represents classical appearance of osteoid osteoma as a cortical lytic lesion surrounded by sclerosis and new bone.

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 44307
Case created: 17th Apr 2016
Last edited: 17th Apr 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.
Loadinganimation

Alert accept

Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

Alert accept Thank you for updating your details.