Osteomyelitis

  • A. M. A. De Schepper
  • H. R. M. Degryse
Part of the Series in Radiology book series (SERA, volume 20)

Abstract

Osteomyelitis in its different presentations may mimic tumoral conditions. Three patients with osteomyelitis are included in our study. All three patients were suspected of having a bone tumor on CR-CT, whereas both MRI and histology revealed the infectious nature of the lesion.

Keywords

Cortical Bone Osteoid Osteoma Chronic Osteomyelitis Medullary Cavity Adjacent Soft Tissue 
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. M. A. De Schepper
    • 1
  • H. R. M. Degryse
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyUniversity Hospital AntwerpBelgium

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