Volume 5, Issue 3, September 2019, Page: 175-177
C2 Osteoblastoma: Rare Presentation and Management Review
Uday Singh Raswan, Department of Neurosurgery, Amandeep Hospital, Amritsar, India
Aishwarya Aditya Mehra, Department of Neurosurgery, Amandeep Hospital, Amritsar, India
Received: Dec. 26, 2018;       Accepted: Jan. 21, 2019;       Published: Sep. 3, 2019
DOI: 10.11648/j.ajp.20190503.26      View  461      Downloads  69
Osteoblastoma is a rare and benign osteoid producing primary bone tumor that affect mainly the long bones. Spine account for thirty-six percent of these tumor. The mean age of presentation was 20 years, with a range of 6 months to 75 years. We report about a 12-year-old male child who presented with neck pain. Radiology revealed C2 osteoblatoma. Whole mass was removed in to No recurrence was seen at 1 year follow up. In conclusion, case delineates the difficulty of delayed diagnosis, the challenges and surgical management and also the favourable prognosis.
Osteoblastoma, Neck Pain, Cervical
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Uday Singh Raswan, Aishwarya Aditya Mehra, C2 Osteoblastoma: Rare Presentation and Management Review, American Journal of Pediatrics. Vol. 5, No. 3, 2019, pp. 175-177. doi: 10.11648/j.ajp.20190503.26
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