Bone
Osteosarcoma
Osteoblastoma-like

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

Revised: 23 November 2016, last major update August 2013

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PubMed Search: teoblastoma-like
Cite this page: Osteoblastoma-like. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://pathologyoutlines.com/topic/boneosteoblastomalikeosteosarcoma.html. Accessed December 8th, 2016.
Definition / General
  • Rare, 1% of all osteosarcomas
  • Mean age 29 years, range 19 - 47 years, more common in males
Treatment
  • Resection with wide surgical margins
  • May recur if inadequate margins, may metastasize
Micro Description
  • Resembles osteoblastoma, but permeation of surrounding host tissue
Micro Images

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Low grade - contributed by Dr. Mark R. Wick