Osteochondroma

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Osteochondroma

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Osteochondroma" returned 78 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 9 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Solitary osteochondroma of the atlas causing spinal cord compression: a case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Asifur Rahman, Paawan Bahadur Bhandari, Saif Ul Hoque, Ayub Ansari, A T M Mosharef Hossain

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Solitary osteochondroma (SOC) of the spine is very rare, though OC is the commonest benign tumour of the bone. Only about 1-4% of SOCs occur in the spine. And solitary ostechondroma of spine causing cord compression is even rarer. These tumours slowly enlarge, creating insidious but ...

Last Updated: 29 Jun 2012

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Large para-articular osteochondroma of the knee joint: a case report.
 

Author(s): Roop Singh, Mantu Jain, Ramchander Siwach, Seema Rohilla, Rajeev Sen, Kiranpreet Kaur

Journal: Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc. 2012 ;46(2):139-43.

 

A unique case of large intra-articular osteochondroma of the knee of a 15-year duration is presented along with a review of the literature. The tumor may have remained asymptomatic for such a long period because of its slow growth and stretch elongation of the quadriceps mechanism.

Last Updated: 11 Apr 2012

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Popliteal artery pseudo-aneurysm secondary to femoral osteochondroma: a case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Robert S M Davies, Uzma Satti, Robert G M Duffield

Journal: Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 2007 Jul;89(5):W8-11.

 

A case of pseudo-aneurysm of the popliteal artery secondary to an osteochondroma of the femur in a young adult is described.

Last Updated: 10 Aug 2007

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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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