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Osteochondroma

Introduction: Osteochondroma

Description of Osteochondroma

Osteochondroma (medical condition): A bone development abnormality characterized by the development...more »

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Osteochondroma: benign tumor containing both bone and cartilage; usually occurs near the end of a long bone.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Osteochondroma: A cartilage-capped benign tumor that often appears as a stalk on the surface of bone. It is probably a developmental malformation rather than a true neoplasm and is usually found in the metaphysis of the distal femur, proximal tibia, or proximal humerus. Osteochondroma is the most common of benign bone tumors.
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Osteochondroma: A cartilage-capped benign tumor that often appears as a stalk on the surface of bone. It is probably a developmental malformation rather than a true neoplasm and is usually found in the metaphysis of the distal femur, proximal tibia, or proximal humerus. Osteochondroma is the most common of benign bone tumors.
Source: MeSH 2007

Osteochondroma: Related Topics

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Osteochondroma as a Disease

Osteochondroma (medical condition): See Osteochondroma (disease information).
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Osteochondroma: Related Diseases

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Osteochondroma: Related Disease Topics

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  • Chondrosteoma
  • Exostosis, Cartilaginous
  • Exostosis, Osteocartilaginous

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Broader terms for Osteochondroma

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Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Osteochondroma

The following list attempts to classify Osteochondroma into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • benign tumor,benign tumour,nonmalignant neoplasm,nonmalignant tumor,nonmalignant tumour
  • neoplasm,tumor,tumour
  • growth
  • illness,malady,sickness,unwellness
  • health problem,ill health,unhealthiness
  • pathological state
  • condition,status
  • state

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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