Osteoid osteoma of the talus. A case study

Bull Hosp Jt Dis Orthop Inst. 1987 Fall;47(2):273-7.


Osteoid osteoma can be easy to recognize in a classic presentation involving long bones. However, the diagnosis may be difficult when cancellous bone is involved, and surgical exploration may first lead to the diagnosis. A case is presented illustrating this problem.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Bone Neoplasms / pathology*
  • Bone Neoplasms / surgery
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Osteoma, Osteoid / pathology*
  • Osteoma, Osteoid / surgery
  • Talus / pathology*
  • Talus / surgery