bone-forming tumour

bone-forming tumour

A tumour that intrinsically produces bone.

Examples
Osteoid osteoma, osteoblastoma, osteosarcoma.
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5) Typical radiographic findings of an aggressive bone-forming tumour with a periosteal reaction and extraskeletal soft tissue extension are present in 80-90% of cases (Table 2) (Fig.
Benign osteoblastoma was independently described for the first time by Jaffe and Lichfenstein in 1956 as a vascular, osteoid and bone-forming tumour cytologically characterized by osteoblasts (1-2).