Imaging of Pediatric Musculoskeletal Neoplasms

  • Philippe Petit
  • Michel Panue


Information regarding the frequency, location, imaging criteria, and diagnostic clues of pediatric bone and soft-tissue lesions, either benign or malignant, are described in several excellent radiology text books [1, 2]. Ideally, this information is sufficiently known to radiologist such that these pathologies can be diagnosed quickly and confidently. In current practice, the radiologist’s job can be described as comprising three essential responsibilities.


Fibrous Dysplasia Compute Tomogra Myositis Ossificans Color Doppler Flow Imaging Congenital Hemangioma 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Philippe Petit
    • 1
  • Michel Panue
    • 2
  1. 1.Service de RadiopediatrieHôpital Timone-EnfantsMarseilleFrance
  2. 2.Service d’ImagerieHôpital NordMarseilleFrance

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