OJRad  Vol.5 No.2 , June 2015
Aneurysmal Bone Cyst of Talus: A Rare Case
Abstract: Aneurysmal bone cyst is a benign locally aggressive lytic lesion usually involving metaphyseal regions of long tubular bones. It rarely involves talus. It can be primary or secondary in origin. We reported the imaging findings in a case of a 23-year-old male patient with complaints of pain and swelling around left ankle joint one year ago which turned out to be aneurysmal bone cyst on histopathology.
Cite this paper: Taori, K. , Parate, R. , Dhakate, S. , Hatgaonkar, A. , Shah, S. , Kasat, A. , Patwa, D. and Kamble, C. (2015) Aneurysmal Bone Cyst of Talus: A Rare Case. Open Journal of Radiology, 5, 80-83. doi: 10.4236/ojrad.2015.52013.

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