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Ewing Sarcoma

Basics Description Ewing sarcoma is a malignant bone tumor of the long bones, pelvis, and spine usually seen in childhood. Bone pain is the most common finding. Fever and an elevated white blood cell count and ESR sometimes are found. Nerve root irritation may be noted in patients with spinal lesions. It most commonly […]

Eosinophilic Granuloma

Basics Description EOG is the bony, and most common, manifestation of a group of nonneoplastic disorders known as LCH. 3 basic scenarios occur: Solitary site bone disease Multiple bone lesions without visceral disease Multiple bone lesions and visceral disease EOG commonly affects the skull, ribs, pelvis, spine, diaphysis of long bones, and mandible, but […]

Chondroblastoma

Basics Description A benign tumor of cartilaginous origin with a predilection for the epiphysis in skeletally immature patients Generally found in the epiphyses of long bones. The humerus is most commonly affected, followed by the tibia and femur . Synonyms: Codman tumor; Epiphyseal chondromatous giant cell tumor Epidemiology A slight male predominance (2:1) is […]