Case report: unusual tibia intramedullary osteoid osteoma in a two-year-old.

Matthew A. Halanski, David C. Mann

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In this report, we discuss a case of a 30-month-old male presenting with a painful limp. Plain radiographic studies gave a preliminary diagnosis of a Brodie abscess. Further studies, including magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), were more consistent with that of an osteoid osteoma located within the tibial medullary canal, which is a rare location. The patient had an excisional biopsy. The final pathologic diagnosis confirmed intramedullary osteoid osteoma.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)66-68
Number of pages3
JournalThe Iowa orthopaedic journal
StatePublished - 2005
Externally publishedYes

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