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Skeletal Radiology

, Volume 21, Issue 8, pp 509–513 | Cite as

Epithelioid hemangioendothelioma of bone A report of two cases and review of the literature

  • Tod G. Abrahams
  • Wolodymyr Bula
  • Michael Jones
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Abstract

Epithelioid hemangioendothelioma is the prototype of a group of vascular tumors characterized by epithelioid or histiocytoid endothelial cells. Epithelioid hemangioendothelioma of bone is a rare lesion that constitutes fewer than 1% of primary malignant skeletal neoplasms. We describe two cases that illustrate the spectrum of radiographic features seen with this neoplasm, and also present its appearance on magnetic resonance imaging.

Key words

Epithelioid hemangioendothelioma Bone 

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© International Skeletal Society 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • Tod G. Abrahams
    • 1
    • 2
  • Wolodymyr Bula
    • 1
  • Michael Jones
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Maine Medical CenterPortlandUSA
  2. 2.University of Vermont School of MedicineVermontUSA

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