European Radiology

, Volume 9, Issue 4, pp 665–668

MRI and CT features of hyperplastic callus in osteogenesis imperfecta tarda

Authors

  • I. Dobrocky
    • Diagnostic Center Meidling, Meidlinger Hauptstrasse 7–9, A-1120 Vienna, Austria
  • G. Seidl
    • Diagnostic Center Meidling, Meidlinger Hauptstrasse 7–9, A-1120 Vienna, Austria
  • F. Grill
    • Orthopädisches Spital Wien Speising, A-1130 Vienna, Austria
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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