Bone chapter (nontumor and tumor)
Other tumors of bone
Reviewer: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 27 August 2013, last major update June 2005
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- 65% male, age 20+ years
- Usually solitary; affects pelvis, ribs, skull
- Well defined, expansile lytic lesion, often with sclerotic margin
- Foam cells, multinucleated giant cells, cholesterol clefts, fibrosis
End of Bone chapter (nontumor and tumor) > Other tumors of bone > Xanthoma
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