J Korean Orthop Assoc.  2012 Dec;47(6):468-472. 10.4055/jkoa.2012.47.6.468.

Intra-Articular Osteochondroma of the Patella

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  • 1Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Daegu Fatima Hospital, Daegu, Korea. hwan1260@naver.com

Abstract

Osteochondroma is one of the most common benign tumors. However, intra-articular occurrence is rare, especially in the knee joint; this is a case of osteochondroma forming bony bridge with the patella. The authors experienced a case of intra-articular osteochondroma of the left patella observed in a 58-year-old female, so we reported it with a literature review.

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intra-articular osteochondroma; patella; knee
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