From the case: Bone island

CT
Sagittal bone window
Modality: CT (bone window)

- “ Bone islands are common and if possible should not result in extensive and unnecessary workup for sinister sclerotic lesions.  ”

Used in the following article:

  • Enostosis - “ Enostoses, also known as bone islands, are common benign sclerotic bone lesion which usually represent incidental findings. They constitute a smal...”
  • Bone tumors - “ There are a bewildering number of bone tumors with a wide variety of radiological appearances: bone-forming tumors osteoid osteoma osteoblastom...”
  • Primary bone tumors of the spine - “ The most common tumor of the spine is metastatic deposits. A number of both benign and malignant tumors may arise primarily from the spine. Benig...”

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