Epiphyseal lesion of the humerus in a child


The original description of the enchondroma by Jaffe and Lichtenstein hypothesized that these lesions result from dislodgement of normal chondrocytes from the physis, thereby leading to their common placement within the metaphysis or metadiaphysis of long bones as the physis grows away from the stranded cells; this idea was elaborated by Brien and coauthors… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00256-012-1567-2


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