giant-cell tumour

giant-cell tumour

rare, benign but aggressive tumour of long bones (distal femur; proximal tibia; metatarsals; phalanges) presenting as pain and localized tender swelling; characterized on X-ray as circumscribed radiolucent area with minimal periosteal reaction and little cortical damage; differential diagnosis should exclude aneurysmal bone cyst
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Denosumab in patients with giant-cell tumour of bone: an open-label, phase 2 study.
Giant-cell tumours of bone of the hand and wrist: A review of imaging findings and differential diagnoses.