European Radiology

, Volume 9, Issue 4, pp 665–668

MRI and CT features of hyperplastic callus in osteogenesis imperfecta tarda

  • I. Dobrocky
  • G. Seidl
  • F. Grill
Musculoskeletal radiology

DOI: 10.1007/s003300050729

Cite this article as:
Dobrocky, I., Seidl, G. & Grill, F. Eur Radiol (1999) 9: 665. doi:10.1007/s003300050729

Abstract.

We describe the MRI and CT findings of hyperplastic callus formation simulating a tumour of pelvis in patient with osteogenesis imperfecta tarda. Possible differential diagnoses and the impact of different imaging techniques on the correct diagnosis are discussed.

Key words: Osteogenesis ImperfectaComplicationsHyperplastic callusComputed tomographyMR imaging

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • I. Dobrocky
    • 1
  • G. Seidl
    • 1
  • F. Grill
    • 3
  1. 1.Diagnostic Center Meidling, Meidlinger Hauptstrasse 7–9, A-1120 Vienna, AustriaAT
  2. 2.Universitätsklinik für Radiodiagnostik, A-1090Vienna, AustriaAT
  3. 3.Orthopädisches Spital Wien Speising, A-1130 Vienna, AustriaAT