Osteochondroma

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Osteochondroma

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Osteochondroma" returned 113 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Three-dimensional printing and computer navigation assisted hemipelvectomy for en bloc resection of osteochondroma: A case report.
 

Author(s): Yaqing Zhang, Lianjiang Wen, Jun Zhang, Guoliang Yan, Yue Zhou, Bo Huang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Mar;96(12):e6414.

 

Three-dimensional (3D) printed templates can be designed to match an individual's anatomy, allowing surgeons to refine preoperative planning. In addition, the use of computer navigation (NAV) is gaining popularity to improve surgical accuracy in the resection of pelvic tumors. However, ...

Last Updated: 22 Mar 2017

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Solitary osteochondroma arising in lumbar spinous process: Case report.
 

Author(s): Khaled Hadhri, Anis Tebourbi, Mehdi Saidi, Mondher Kooli

Journal: Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc. 2016 Dec;50(6):694-697.

 

Solitary osteochondromas rarely occur in the axial skeleton. Those tumors mostly arise on the posterior elements of the cervical column causing various symptoms especially when developing within the spinal canal. Exophytic lumbar variety is uncommon presenting with palpable mass or ...

Last Updated: 26 Nov 2016

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Osteochondroma Arising from Anterior Inferior Iliac Spine as a Cause of Snapping Hip.
 

Author(s): Young Soo Chun, Kee Hyung Rhyu, Kye-Youl Cho, Young Joo Cho, Chung Seok Lee, Chung Soo Han

Journal: Clin Orthop Surg. 2016 Mar;8(1):123-6.

 

Snapping hip syndrome is a relatively common problem that can be easily managed with conservative treatment. This syndrome can be divided into external, internal and intra-articular types. Internal snapping hip syndrome is the rarest amongst these and its etiology is not well understood. ...

Last Updated: 1 Mar 2016

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The terms "Osteochondroma" returned 11 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Osteochondroma of the Hyoid Bone: A Previously Unrecognized Location and Review of the Literature.
 

Author(s): Vanda Farahmand Torous, Albert Su, Ali R Sepahdari, Elliot Abemayor, Sarah M Dry

Journal: Head Neck Pathol. 2015 Dec;9(4):453-7.

 

Osteochondroma is a benign cartilaginous neoplasm and the most common benign tumor of bone. Osteochondromas occur primarily in the axial skeleton with a predilection for the distal femur, and relatively few cases occur in the head and neck region. The majority of cases of osteochondromas ...

Last Updated: 20 Nov 2015

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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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Autologous Stem Cells in Achilles Tendinopathy
 

Status: Recruiting

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

 

Last Updated: 11 May 2016

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Last Updated: 12 Oct 2016

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Flexible Footwear and Insole in Heel Pain
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Plantar Fasciitis of Right Foot (Disorder); Heel Spur

 

Last Updated: 2 Feb 2017

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