Surface osteomas of the appendicular skeleton.

  title={Surface osteomas of the appendicular skeleton.},
  author={Murali Sundaram and Stephanie Falbo and Douglas J. McDonald and Christine M Janney},
  journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology},
  volume={167 6},
OBJECTIVE This study describes the radiographic, CT, and MR imaging features of surface osteomas of the appendicular skeleton in four patients without Gardner's syndrome or tuberous sclerosis and reviews the incidence and management options of this uncommon tumor. CONCLUSION On imaging (best seen on CT), the osteomas were homogeneously dense-as dense at the periphery as the base-and without an accompanying soft-tissue mass, cortical destruction, or intramedullary invasion. The margins of each… CONTINUE READING