chondromyxoid fibroma


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chon·dro·myx·oid fi·bro·ma

an uncommon benign bone tumor, occurring most frequently in the tibia of adolescents and young adults, composed of lobulated myxoid tissue with scanty chondroid foci.

chondromyxoid fibroma

A focally aggressive tumour which arises in the femoral and proximal tibial metaphyses of young (< age 30) adults.
 
Imaging
Eccentric, punched out lytic lesion with peripheral sclerosis; it may extend into soft tissue.

chon·dro·myx·oid fi·bro·ma

, chondromyxoma (kon'drō-miks'oyd fī-brō'mă, kon'drō-mik-sō'mă)
An uncommon benign bone tumor, occurring most frequently in the tibia of adolescents and young adults, composed of lobulated myxoid tissue with scanty chondroid foci.
Synonym(s): chondrofibroma.
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Chondromyxoid fibroma of the cervical spine: Case report.
Chondromyxoid fibroma of the mastoid invading the occipital bone.
Chondromyxoid fibroma of the skull base: Differential diagnosis and radiotherapy: Two case reports and a review of the literature.
Chondromyxoid fibroma of bone: Thirty-six cases with clinicopathologic correlation.
Chondromyxoid fibroma of paranasal sinuses: report of two cases presenting with nasal obstruction.
The patient had undergone antral curettage three months ago for similar complaints and was diagnosed of chondromyxoid fibroma. On examination, foul smelling ear discharge and swelling over right mastoid was present.
DISCUSSION: Chondromyxoid fibroma (CMF) is an uncommon benign primary tumor of bone that was first described by Jaffe and Lichtenstein in 1948.
Chondromyxoid fibroma of skull base is a rare entity.
(5.) Schajowicz F, Gallardo H, Chondromyxoid fibroma (fibromyxoid chondroma) of bone.