Radiologic Case

Osteoid Osteoma Treatment: Image-guided Resection vs Image-guided Ablation

Alexxa Wirth; Richard B Towbin, MD; Carrie M Schaefer, MD; Alexander J Towbin, MD


Appl Radiol. 2022;51(4):55-58. 

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Case Summary

A child who plays catcher in baseball had a 2-month history of left hip pain, more severe at night, that improved with ibuprofen. Physical examination demonstrated decreased left hip range of motion and guarding when rotating the hip.