fibro osseous pseudotumour of digits
fibro osseous pseudotumour of digitsA rare reactive lesion affecting the digits of younger patients (average age of 40), which develops rapidly (2 to 6 weeks) and is more common in those who engaged in repetitive manual labour; it is characterised by fibroblastic proliferation and osseous metaplasia. Fibro-osseous pseudotumour mimics malignancy due to its aggressive growth and thus may be over-treated surgically.
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