[Chondroblastoma of the metatarsal bone and its 17-year follow-up].

@article{Ozkurt2008ChondroblastomaOT,
  title={[Chondroblastoma of the metatarsal bone and its 17-year follow-up].},
  author={B{\"u}lent Ozkurt and Kerem Başarir and Yusuf Zeki Yildiz and Yener Sağlik},
  journal={Acta orthopaedica et traumatologica turcica},
  year={2008},
  volume={42 4},
  pages={292-5}
}
Chondroblastoma is a rare bone tumor of cartilaginous origin. Metatarsal involvement is very rare, with a few cases. We presented a case of chondroblastoma localized in the fourth metatarsal bone. The patient presented with persistent pain of eight-month duration on the lateral side of his foot, which developed after an inversion ankle sprain. Radiological examination showed a large osteolytic lesion with sclerotic margins in the fourth metatarsal bone. The lesion was treated with extra… CONTINUE READING

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