Bone
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Cyst of degenerative joint disease



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Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Cite this page: Pernick N Cyst of degenerative joint disease. PathologyOutlines.com website. https://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/bonecystDJD.html. Accessed June 1st, 2020.
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
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