Osteoid osteoma: gross pathology

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

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Resected fibula

Patient Data

Age: 18 years
Gender: Female
Modality: Pathology

The photograph shows an osteoid osteoma removed from the fibula of an 18 y/o female. The lesion is located largely within the thickened cortex and partially in the medullary cavity.

Case Discussion

Case reproduced with permission, courtesy of Dr. Katharina Glatz, Basel, Switzerland, Pathorama.ch (original case at webpathology.com is here).  All rights reserved; please see original case for copyright information. 

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Case Information

rID: 28806
Case created: 13th Apr 2014
Last edited: 11th Sep 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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