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Chondroma, periosteal - Proximal femur - X-ray
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Chondroma, periosteal - Proximal femur - X-ray
  • Case ID: 590
  • Diagnosis: Chondroma, periosteal
  • Category: Bone Tumors
  • Category Type: Chondroid-forming
  • Category Sub Type: Benign
  • Location: Proximal femur
  • Age: 12
  • Sex: F
  • Treatment: Debridement
  • Image ID: 3460
  • Image Type: X-ray

IMAGE DESCRIPTION:
AP radiograph of the proximal femur of a 12-year-old female shows an asymptomatic, calcifying mass arising from the medial surface of the base of the femoral neck just above the lesser trochanter. It has a calcific pattern that would suggest a cartilaginous tumor and on excisional biopsy it turned out to be a periosteal chondroma.

 

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