Osteochondroma - femur


Case of osteochondroma.

This tumor can present at any age.

It accounts for 10% of all bone tumors and 20% of benign bone tumors.

MRI clearly demonstrates continuity of the exostotic cortex and medullary cavity with that of the parent bone, a hallmark of osteochondromas 1.

Differential diagnosis:

  • ossifying hematoma
  • juxtacortical chondroma