Volume 4, 2018
|Number of page(s)||4|
|Published online||29 June 2018|
Arthroscopic excision of intra-articular sub-periosteal osteoid osteoma of elbow: a case report
Department of Orthopaedics, AIIMS, Virbhadra Marg,
* Corresponding author: email@example.com
Accepted: 6 April 2018
We are presenting a unique case of a sub-periosteal osteoid osteoma involving coronoid fossa in a 25-year-old male. He was symptomatic for 2 years and his presentation mimicked mono-articular inflammatory arthritis. His plain radiographs were normal and the computed tomogram confirmed features of a sub-periosteal osteoid osteoma. He was treated with arthroscopic excision of the lesion. Pain relief was noticed immediately after the surgery and maintained at latest follow up of 1 year.
Key words: Elbow / Elbow stiffness / Osteoid osteoma / Arthroscopy
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