Benign Bony Lesions

  • Brandon S. Schwartz
  • Scott H. Kozin
  • Dan A. Zlotolow
  • Joshua M. Abzug
Reference work entry

Abstract

Several benign bony lesions are observed in the pediatric and adolescent populations. These lesions range from common to extremely rare. This chapter discusses the epidemiology, pathoanatomy, assessment, diagnosis, and treatment options for these lesions. The lesions are listed in alphabetical order as an easy way of organizing them.

Keywords

Arthritis Peroxide Corticosteroid Immobilization Radionuclide 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Brandon S. Schwartz
    • 1
  • Scott H. Kozin
    • 2
  • Dan A. Zlotolow
    • 2
  • Joshua M. Abzug
    • 1
  1. 1.University of Maryland School of MedicineBaltimoreUSA
  2. 2.Shriners Hospitals for ChildrenPhiladelphiaUSA

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