Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ These findings are suggestive of hereditary multiple exostoses (HME), which is characterized by the presence of multiple osteochondromas. ”

Used in the following article:

  • Osteochondroma - “ Osteochondromas are a relatively common imaging finding, accounting for 10-15% of all bone tumors and approximately 35% of all benign bone tumors....”
  • Exostosis - “ Exostoses are defined as benign growths of bone extending outwards from the surface of a bone. It can occur in any bone and be triggered by a numb...”
  • Bone tumors - “ There are a bewildering number of bone tumors with a wide variety of radiological appearances: bone-forming tumors osteoid osteoma osteoblastom...”
  • Hereditary multiple exostoses - “ Hereditary multiple exostoses, also known as diaphyseal aclasis or osteochondromatosis is an autosomal dominant condition, characterized by the de...”

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