Parosteal osteosarcoma of the tarsus

  • D. A. Kumm
  • J. Rütt
  • M. H. Hackenbroch
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Parosteal osteosarcoma is a very rare bone tumor with a predilection for the posterior aspect of the distal femoral metaphysis. A case of parosteal osteosarcoma of the tarsus of a 23-year-old woman is reported. This is the second case of parosteal osteosarcoma of the tarsus reported in the English literature.


Public Health Osteosarcoma Bone Tumor English Literature Posterior Aspect 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. A. Kumm
    • 1
  • J. Rütt
    • 1
  • M. H. Hackenbroch
    • 1
  1. 1.Klinik und Poliklinik für Orthopädie der Universität zu KölnKölnGermany

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