Other tumors of bone
Cyst of degenerative joint disease

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

Revised: 20 October 2016, last major update June 2005

Copyright: (c) 2003-2016,, Inc.

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Cite this page: Cyst of degenerative joint disease. website. Accessed December 17th, 2018.
Radiology description
  • Cystic lesion in subchondral bone, may be expansile
  • Associated with severe degenerative joint disease
Gross description
  • Mucoid material
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • No epithelial lining