Benign Bone Tumors

  • Robert SteffnerEmail author
Part of the Cancer Treatment and Research book series (CTAR, volume 162)


Benign bone lesions are a broad category that demonstrates a spectrum of activities from latent to aggressive. Differentiating the various tumors is important in order to properly determine necessary intervention. This chapter focuses on the presentation, imaging, diagnostic features, and treatment of the most common benign bone tumors in order to help guide diagnosis and management.


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  1. 1.Orthopaedic OncologyUC Davis Comprehensive Cancer CenterSacramentoUSA

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