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Chondromyxoid Fibroma

  • Julien Glicenstein
  • Jacques Ohana
  • Caroline Leclercq

Abstract

Chondromyxoid fibroma is a benign tumour of cartilaginous origin which produces simultaneously fibrous, chondroid and myxoid tissue. It is a very rare tumour, forming only 0.4% of all bone tumours according to Mirra (1980). It was characterised by Jaffe and Lichtenstein in 1948 and may raise difficult problems of diagnosis from certain other tumours of cartilaginous origin.

Keywords

Chondromyxoid Fibroma Solitary Cyst Cancellous Graft Myxoid Tissue Marginal Sclerosis 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • Julien Glicenstein
    • 1
  • Jacques Ohana
    • 2
  • Caroline Leclercq
    • 3
  1. 1.ParisFrance
  2. 2.ParisFrance
  3. 3.ParisFrance

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