Pediatric aneurysmal bone cyst of the ankle

J Foot Surg. 1990 Sep-Oct;29(5):429-31.


The case report of a large aneurysmal bone cyst of the ankle is presented, as it occurred in a 10-year-old male. Radiographic and histologic characteristics are illustrated. Treatment was by surgical curettment and autogenous bone grafting.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Ankle*
  • Bone Cysts / diagnostic imaging*
  • Bone Cysts / pathology
  • Bone Cysts / surgery
  • Bone Neoplasms / diagnosis
  • Child
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Fibula
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Radiography