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Is oval shaped sclerotic lesion seen in an x-ray a serious problem ?

hello, please i made an x ray on my left knee cause i have pain in it since 2 weeks and they wrote a report which says: an oval shaped sclerotic lesion is seen within the medullary cavity of the upper tibial shaft likely bony island. i cant understand the report is it something serious or not thank you
Asked On : Wed, 20 Jul 2011
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Thanks for the query
Osteosclerosis is nothing but whitening or increase in density at that point of the bone. It is seen as a part of various diseases. So it means that u need further work up as to why u have got the sclerosis.
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Answered: Wed, 20 Jul 2011
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thank u so much doc rakesh this means i can work out sports?and live a normal life without any conserns?and just one more question should i take any medecine?
Answered: Wed, 20 Jul 2011
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