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Disease Osteochondroma

Name Osteochondroma
Synonyms Cartilaginous Exostoses | Cartilaginous Exostosis | Chondrosteoma | Chondrosteomas | Exostoses, Cartilaginous | Exostoses, Osteocartilaginous | Exostosis, Cartilaginous | Exostosis, Osteocartilaginous | Osteocartilaginous Exostoses | Osteocartilaginous Exostosis | Osteochondromas
Definition 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.
Categories Cancer | Musculoskeletal disease
MeSH® ID D015831

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1. DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Histologic Type Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms, Connective and Soft Tissue Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms, Connective Tissue Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Neoplasms, Bone Tissue Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Osteochondroma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesMusculoskeletal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bone Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bone Diseases, Developmental Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Osteochondrodysplasias Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Osteochondroma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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