Osteoid osteoma - radius

Case contributed by Dr Hidayatullah Hamidi


Chronic forearm pain for 2 months. Relief with analgesics.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male

There is evidence of cortical based small lytic lesion (5 x 5mm) with central tiny punctate calcification in the anterior aspect of left mid shaft of radius. No significant periosteal reaction is seen. 
Rest of the bones are intact

Case Discussion

The features are typical for osteoid osteoma.

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Case information

rID: 80590
Published: 2nd Sep 2020
Last edited: 4th Sep 2020
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