Osteochondroma

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Osteochondroma

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Osteochondroma" returned 110 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Bizarre parosteal osteochondromatous proliferation in the lingual area of the mandibular body versus osteochondroma at the mandibular condyle.
 

Author(s): Soung Min Kim, Hoon Myoung, Sang Shin Lee, Yeon Sook Kim, Suk Keun Lee

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Bizarre parosteal osteochondromatous proliferation (BPOP) is benign and usually occurs in the small tubular bones of the hands and feet, but it is extremely rare in the oral and maxillofacial region.

Last Updated: 11 Feb 2016

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[Spinal osteochondroma: diagnostic imaging and treatment. Case reports].
 

Author(s): Carla Lisette García-Ramos, Martín Buganza-Tepole, Claudia Alejandra Obil-Chavarría, Alejandro Antonio Reyes-Sánchez

Journal: Cir Cir. ;83(6):496-500.

 

Osteochondromas are benign bony tumours, with only 1 to 4% being located in the spine. It occurs more frequently in the cervical spine, with C2 being the vertebra most affected. The neurological presentation is slow due to the growth characteristics of the tumour. Computed axial tomography ...

Last Updated: 9 Nov 2015

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[Osteochondroma of the femur revealed by an iterative lesion of the vastus lateralis: report of a case].
 

Author(s): Jemni Sonia, Frioui Samia, Elmtawa Sahbi, Osman Walid, Khachnaoui Fayçal

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Last Updated: 28 Aug 2015

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The terms "Osteochondroma" returned 13 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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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

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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The Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva (FOP) Connection Registry
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva (FOP)

 

Last Updated: 15 Apr 2016

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