Osteoid osteoma.

  title={Osteoid osteoma.},
  author={Petros J. Boscainos and Gerard R. Cousins and Rajiv Kulshreshtha and Thomas Barry Oliver and Panayiotis J. Papagelopoulos},
  volume={36 10},
Osteoid osteomas consist of a nidus with surrounding sclerotic bone. The differential diagnosis covers a wide range of conditions due to the variable presentation of osteoid osteoma. The natural history is for regression to occur within 6 to 15 years with no treatment; however, this can be reduced to 2 to 3 years with the use of aspirin and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. Computed tomography-guided percutaneous techniques, including trephine excision, cryoablation, radiofrequency… CONTINUE READING