Subperiosteal osteoid osteoma of the distal phalanx of the thumb

Lynn A. Crosby, Richard P. Murphy

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Osteoid osteomas have been subgrouped into subperiosteal, cancellous, and cortical. The occurrence of subperiosteal osteoid osteoma of the hand is rare. The location in the distal phalanx of the thumb has not been described. The case reported illustrates the unusual presentation and radiographic features of subperiosteal osteoid osteoma.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)923-925
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Hand Surgery
Issue number6
StatePublished - Nov 1988

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine


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