J Korean Bone Joint Tumor Soc.  2012 Dec;18(2):109-112. 10.5292/jkbjts.2012.18.2.109.

Huge Turret Exostosis of Metacarpus: A Case Report

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  • 1Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Cheongju St. Mary's Hospital, Cheongju, Korea. goodoc-k@daum.net
  • 2Department of Orthopedic Surgery, The Catholic University of Korea College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea.

Abstract

A turret exostosis was known a smooth, dome-shaped extracortical collection of subperiosteal bone beneath the extensor apparatus. In most cases, turret exostosis involve middle and distal phalanges compared with involving metacarpal cases have been rarely reported in the literature.

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metacarpus; turret exostosis
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