Osteochondroma

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Osteochondroma

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Osteochondroma" returned 79 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Osteochondroma of the talus: an unusual location.
 

Author(s): Hakan Boya, Ozal Ozcan, Ciğdem Tokyol

Journal: Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc. 2014 ;48(2):236-9.

 

Osteochondroma rarely affects talus although it is the most common primary bone tumor. We report a case of talar osteochondroma in a 6 year-old boy. There was no recurrence two years after the local resection of the lesion.

Last Updated: 21 Apr 2014

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[Value of X-ray combined with ultrasound in the diagnosis and treatment of solitary osteochondroma].
 

Author(s): Jinde Lin, Wenli Wang, Guofen Chen, Chuanchang Chen

Journal: Nan Fang Yi Ke Da Xue Xue Bao. 2013 Sep;33(9):1390-3.

 

To explore the most appropriate imaging examinations for solitary osteochondroma in primary hospitals.

Last Updated: 26 Sep 2013

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A popliteal giant synovial osteochondroma mimicking a parosteal osteosarcoma.
 

Author(s): Andreas Toepfer, Florian Pohlig, Heinrich Mühlhofer, Florian Lenze, Rüdiger von Eisenhart-Rothe, Ulrich Lenze

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Both giant synovial osteochondroma and parosteal osteosarcoma are rare musculo-skeletal tumors, often localized in the vicinity of the knee. Misdiagnosis of a malignant bone tumor can entail fatal consequences. Etiology of giant synovial osteochondroma is widely unsolved but is believed ...

Last Updated: 15 Nov 2013

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The terms "Osteochondroma" returned 12 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Anterior, extracanalar, cervical spine osteochondroma associated with DISH: description of a very rare tumor causing bilateral vocal cord paralysis, laryngeal compression and dysphagia. Case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): F Certo, G Sciacca, R Caltabiano, G Albanese, A Borderi, V Albanese, M Migliore, G M V Barbagallo

Journal: Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2014 ;18(1 Suppl):34-40.

 

Osteochondromas are common benign bone tumors, rarely involving the spine.

Last Updated: 14 May 2014

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Heparan sulfate as a regulator of endochondral ossification and osteochondroma development.
 

Author(s): Katja Jochmann, Velina Bachvarova, Andrea Vortkamp

Journal: Matrix Biol.. 2014 Feb;34():55-63.

 

Most elements of the vertebrate skeleton are formed by endochondral ossification. This process is initiated with mesenchymal cells that condense and differentiate into chondrocytes. These undergo several steps of differentiation from proliferating into hypertrophic chondrocytes, which ...

Last Updated: 12 May 2014

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Intraoperative rupture of popliteal artery pseudoaneurysm secondary to distal femur osteochondroma: case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Rita Hajji, Hamid Jiber, Youssef Zrihni, Othman Zizi, Abdellatif Bouarroum

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Vascular complications from osteochondroma are rare and include essentially stenosis, occlusion, and pseudoaneurysms. The authors report an original case of intraoperative rupture of undiagnosed popliteal artery pseudoaneurysm during resection surgery for a distal femur osteochondroma.

Last Updated: 30 May 2014

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Autologous Stem Cells in Achilles Tendinopathy
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Achilles Tendinitis, Right Leg; Achilles Tendinitis; Achilles Degeneration; Achilles Tendon Thickening; Tendinopathy; Achilles Tendinitis, Left Leg

 

Last Updated: 13 Feb 2014

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