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Periosteal chondroma of the cuboid presenting in a 7-year-old-boy.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10694027     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
This case report discusses the finding of a periosteal (juxtacortical) chondroma of the cuboid in a 7-year-old male. While this lesion is well recognized in the tubular bones of adults, this case is unusual due to the child's age, the site of the lesion (cuboid), and the difficulty in establishing the diagnosis due to the cellular atypia. The child was treated with marginal resection and curettage with no evidence of local recurrence on follow-up. A review of the literature is also included in the discussion.
R L Ricca; T R Kuklo; S B Shawen; D J Vick; R A Schaefer
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Foot & ankle international     Volume:  21     ISSN:  1071-1007     ISO Abbreviation:  Foot Ankle Int     Publication Date:  2000 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2000-04-28     Completed Date:  2000-04-28     Revised Date:  2014-08-27    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9433869     Medline TA:  Foot Ankle Int     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  145-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Chondroma / pathology*,  radiography,  surgery
Foot Diseases / pathology*,  radiography,  surgery
Tarsal Bones / pathology*,  radiography

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