Ankle Arthroscopy in Talar Osteoid Osteoma treatment: A case report
Tran Trung Dung 1 2 3, Dao Xuan Thanh 1 3 4, Hoang Gia Du 1 4, Duong Dinh Toan 1 5, Dinh Ngoc Son 1 5, Le Manh Son 1 5, Nguyen Hoang Long 1 5, Bui Van Giang 1 2, Nguyen Huy Phuong 1 2 3, Do Van Minh 1 3
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1 Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Vietnam
2 Saint Paul University Hospital, Hanoi, Vietnam
3 Hanoi Medical University Hospital, Hanoi, Vietnam
4 Bachmai University Hospital, Hanoi, Vietnam
5 Vietduc University Hospital, Hanoi, Vietnam

Abstract

We report the case of a female patient, 13 years old, with an osteoid osteoma of the left talar neck. The tumor was arthroscopically removed. Pathological examination confirmed the diagnosis of osteoid osteoma. Preoperative, the patient had severe pain in the ankle joint, walked lame, and was unresponsive to pain relief medicines, even Aspirin. Post-operative, there was immediate and complete pain relief and the patient remains asymptomatic after 06 weeks.

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https://doi.org/10.29333/ejgm/102419

ELECTRON J GEN MED, 2019 - Volume 16 Issue 1, Article No: em107

Publication date: 28 Dec 2018

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