European Radiology

, Volume 8, Issue 6, pp 992–995 | Cite as

Chondroblastoma of the patella with a secondary aneurysmal bone cyst

  • J. Ghekiere
  • E. Geusens
  • L. Lateur
  • I. Samson
  • R. Sciot
  • A. L. Baert
Case report, Musculoskeletal radiology

Abstract.

A case of chondroblastoma of the patella combined with an aneurysmal bone cyst is presented. Chondroblastoma of the patella is an uncommon, benign neoplasm. On the other hand, secondary aneurysmal bone cyst is frequently associated with giant cell tumour of chondroblastoma.

Key words: Chondroblastoma Patella Tumour 

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Ghekiere
    • 1
  • E. Geusens
    • 1
  • L. Lateur
    • 1
  • I. Samson
    • 2
  • R. Sciot
    • 3
  • A. L. Baert
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Radiology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg KU Leuven, Herestraat 49, B-3000 Leuven, BelgiumBE
  2. 2.Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospital Gasthuisberg KU Leuven, Herestraat 49, B-3000 Leuven, BelgiumBE
  3. 3.Department of Pathology II, University Hospital Gasthuisberg KU Leuven, Herestraat 49, B-3000 Leuven, BelgiumBE

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