Osteoid osteoma of the talus

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Right foot pain when walking and at rest. Nocturnal pain responding to NSAID treatment.

Patient Data

Age: 10
Gender: Male

Case Discussion

MRI showed an osteoid osteoma of the dorsal talar neck, that was located intra-articularly and lead to arthritis of the ankle joint as well as extensive bone marrow edema around the enhancing nidus.

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Case information

rID: 13957
Published: 3rd Jun 2011
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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