Tumor-like Conditions

  • Shi Wei
  • Gene P. Siegal
Part of the Atlas of Anatomic Pathology book series (AAP)


Many nonneoplastic conditions of bone may form mass lesions that clinically and/or radiologically mimic tumors. In this chapter, selective conditions commonly encountered in clinical practice are discussed.


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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • Shi Wei
    • 1
  • Gene P. Siegal
    • 2
  1. 1.Immunohistochemistry Laboratory UAB HospitalUniversity of Alabama at BirminghamBirminghamUSA
  2. 2.UAB Health System Department of PathologyUniversity of Alabama at BirminghamBirminghamUSA

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