Bone
Fibrous and Fibroosseous tumors of bone
Cortical irregularities of femur

Author: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 5 October 2016, last major update August 2013

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Definition / general
  • Formerly called periosteal desmoid, but not neoplastic
  • No clinical significance
Radiology description
  • Small irregularities in distal cortex of femur
Radiology images

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Cortical irregularity syndrome, radiograph

Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Bland fibrous tissue
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Cortical irregularity syndrome