Vascular tumors of bone
Glomus tumor

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

Revised: 27 October 2016, last major update June 2005

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Cite this page: Glomus tumor. website. Accessed September 25th, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Bone involvement usually secondary to erosion of soft tissue (subungual) tumor
  • Rarely is a primary bone tumor, usually in terminal phalanx
Case reports