Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, ISSN - 0973 - 709X

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Case report
Table of Contents - Year : 2016 | Month : May | Volume : 10 | Issue : 5 | Page : ED01 - ED02

Chondromyxoid Fibroma of Radius: A Case Report ED01-ED02

Rajakumar M. Bagewadi, Savitri Mallikarjun Nerune, Surekha B. Hippargi

Dr. Savitri Mallikarjun Nerune,
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, BLDEU’S Shri B.M. Patil Medical College,
Vijayapur-586103, Karnataka, India.

Chondromyxoid fibroma (CMF) is a rare benign cartilaginous tumour accounting to less than 1% of bone tumours. It is most commonly seen in lower extremity involving tibia. CMF of radius is rare. We report a rare case of CMF of proximal radius in a 37-year-old female who presented with swelling and pain over right elbow. Wide local excision of proximal radius along with radial head was done and above elbow POP slab was applied for one month. Elbow range of movement exercises started after one month.