Huge Osteoclastoma of Hyoid Bone: A Case Report

  • H. P. Singh
  • Sunil Kumar
  • Pallavi Aga
  • Madhu Kumar
  • Shahab Ali Usmani
  • S. P. Agarwal
Clinical Report

Abstract

Giant cell tumors (GCT) of hyoid bone are very rare, and only few individual cases were reported in literature. We present such a case of GCT arising from left cornu of hyoid bone. The patient underwent trans-cervical complete excision of the tumour. Postoperatively, patient did well without recurrence or metastasis for 2 years follow up.

Keywords

Osteoclastoma of hyoid bone Giant cell tumor Hyoid bone 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. P. Singh
    • 1
  • Sunil Kumar
    • 1
  • Pallavi Aga
    • 2
  • Madhu Kumar
    • 3
  • Shahab Ali Usmani
    • 1
  • S. P. Agarwal
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of ENT and Head-Neck SurgeryKing George’s Medical UniversityLucknowIndia
  2. 2.Department of RadiodiagnosisKing George’s Medical UniversityLucknowIndia
  3. 3.Department of PathologyKing George’s Medical UniversityLucknowIndia

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