cartilage-forming tumor

cartilage-forming tumor

tumors containing principally cartilage; some contain bone. Only a small proportion of skeletal neoplasms, except in sheep, are cartilaginous.
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The term chondroblastoma is suggestive of a benign cartilage-forming tumor.
12] in a retrospective analysis of 627 cartilage-forming tumors revealed a rate of malignant transformation for solitary osteochondromas of 4,2% and a higher rate for multiple osteochondromas, namely, 9,2%.