Disease Information for Osteoblastoma, benign

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Periosteal Mass
Skeletal problems/symptoms/signs
Clinical Presentation & Variations
Presentation/Primary vertebral tumors Child
Disease Progression
Course/Chronic disorder
Course/Chronic only
Diagnostic Test Results
X-RAY
Xray/Chest abnormal
Xray/Calcifications apparent/Chest
Xray/Chest/Lung fields/Abnormal
Xray/Posterior calcified mass on rib/Chest
Xray/Skeletal findings
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Osteomyelitis
Associated Disease & Complications
Osteoblastoma, benign
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Bone disorder (ex)
CLASS/Skeletal (category)
Process
PROCESS/Benign tumor (ex).
PROCESS/Neoplastic (category)
PROCESS/Bone tumors vertebra
Synonyms
Synonym
Benign osteoblastoma, FIBROMA OSTEOGENIC OF BONE, Giant Osteoid Osteoma, Giant Osteoid Osteomas, Ossifying Giant Cell Tumor, Osteoblastoma, Osteoblastoma (morphologic abnormality), OSTEOBLASTOMA BENIGN, Osteoblastomas, Osteoid Osteoma Giant, Osteoid Osteomas Giant, Osteoma Giant Osteoid, Osteomas Giant Osteoid, Synonym/Giant osteoid osteoma, Synonym/Osteogenic fibroma of bone
Definition

A benign, painful, tumor of bone characterized by the formation of osteoid tissue, primitive bone and calcified tissue. It occurs frequently in the spine of young persons. (From Dorland, 27th ed; Stedman, 25th ed)

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