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Osteoid Osteoma of the Spine: A REVIEW OF THE LITERATURE AND REPORT OF SIX NEW CASES.

MACLELLAN, DONALD I.; WILSON, FRANK C. JR.
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery - American Volume: January 1967
Case Report

1. Osteoid osteoma occurs in the vertebrae in approximately 10 per cent of the patients.

2. The diagnosis should be entertained in an adolescent with a painful scoliosis or a radicular syndrome without neurological signs.

3. Surgical excision without fusion is the treatment of choice.

Copyright 1967 by The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Incorporated

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