Osteoid osteoma

Case contributed by Dr Ahmed Abdrabou


Mid leg localized pain aggrevates at night and responds to analgesics

Patient Data

Age: 18 years old
Gender: Male

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.

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Case information

rID: 44307
Published: 17th Apr 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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