Osteoid Osteoma as a Cause of Macrodactyly


  • Maximilian Mifsud Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Mater Dei Hospital, Malta
  • Massimo Abela Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Mater Dei Hospital, Malta




Osteoid osteoma, macrodactyly, orthopaedics.


 We report a case of macrodactyly secondary to an osteoid osteoma in the distal phalanx of a toe, and describe the clinical presentation, radiological findings and successful outcome after surgical excision of the lesion.

A review of the current literature is also provided.


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How to Cite

Maximilian Mifsud, & Massimo Abela. (2013). Osteoid Osteoma as a Cause of Macrodactyly . Journal of Cancer Research Updates, 2(3),  228–231. https://doi.org/10.6000/1929-2279.2013.02.03.9