Case report: Osteoid osteoma of the acetabulum treated with arthroscopy-assisted radiofrequency ablation.

@article{Ricci2013CaseRO,
  title={Case report: Osteoid osteoma of the acetabulum treated with arthroscopy-assisted radiofrequency ablation.},
  author={Damiano Ricci and Guido Grappiolo and Matthew Franco and Federico Della Rocca},
  journal={Clinical orthopaedics and related research},
  year={2013},
  volume={471 5},
  pages={1727-32}
}
BACKGROUND Osteoid osteomas consist of a nidus surrounded by reactive sclerotic bone. The diagnosis typically is based on imaging and clinical presentation involving nocturnal pain. Removal of the lesion is essential and currently is performed mainly with image-guided, minimally invasive techniques. We describe a case involving an osteoid osteoma of the acetabular fossa, treated with arthroscopy-assisted radiofrequency ablation. CASE DESCRIPTION A 47-year-old woman presented with a 9-month… CONTINUE READING
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