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Osseous hemangioma of the seventh cervical vertebra with osteoid formation mimicking metastasis

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Description: We report the case of an osseous hemangioma located in the seventh cervical vertebra with reactive osteoid formation and non-typical findings in the radiological and the histopathological examination, mimicking metastasis of a malignant tumor. To our knowledge, this is the first description of such a case in the literature.
Osseous hemangioma of the seventh cervical vertebra with osteoid formation mimicking metastasis: a case report Lakemeier S, Westhoff CC, Fuchs-Winkelmann S, Schofer MD Journal of Medical Case Reports 2009, 3:92

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Author/Contact: Lakemeier et al
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Language: English

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