Bone
Fibrous and Fibroosseous tumors of bone
Cortical irregularities of femur


Topic Completed: 1 August 2013

Revised: 27 December 2018

Copyright: (c) 2003-2018, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

PubMed Search: Cortical irregularities of femur
Page views in 2018: 372
Page views in 2019 to date: 114
Cite this page: Pernick N Cortical irregularities of femur. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/bonecorticalirreg.html. Accessed March 20th, 2019.
Definition / general
  • Formerly called periosteal desmoid, but not neoplastic
  • No clinical significance
Radiology description
  • Small irregularities in distal cortex of femur
Radiology images
Missing Image

Cortical irregularity syndrome, radiograph

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

Cortical irregularity syndrome

Back to top