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Title: Differentiated adamantinoma: a case report and review of literature.
Authors: Mathew, Mary
Joseph, Benjamin
Issue Date: 22-Jul-2007
Citation: Mathew M, Joseph B. Differentiated adamantinoma: a case report and review of literature. Indian Journal of Pathology & Microbiology. 2007 Jul; 50(3): 565-7
Abstract: Adamantinoma of the long bones are uncommon, slow growing tumors with a predilection for the tibia. A special rare variant known as the osteofibrous dysplasia-like adamantinoma or differentiated adamantinoma is thought to be a precursor of the classic adamantinoma. We report a case in a 24 year old female who presented with pain and lytic lesion of the left tibia. Microscopy showed a tumor composed predominantly of osteofibrous dysplasia-like areas with focal cytokeratin positive epithelial islands. This case is highlighted because of its rarity, its association with good prognosis and possible misdiagnosis as osteofibrous dysplasia.
URI: http://imsear.hellis.org/handle/123456789/72815
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