Exostosis

What is Exostosis?

Exostosis is bony growth over a bone. It might be single or multiple. This condition can cause pain of varying intensity.

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i am 31 years old vegetarian since from last 3-4 months there is a chest pain in my left side i had done xray and report shows both the lungs...

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Hi,
This may be present since birth.There is some extra bone from margin of your scapula which is called exostosis.Now there is pain as some nerve...

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My x-ray report states the below:

Exostosis seen arising from left 1st rib.
Three oval sclerotic lesions seen in left scapula.
One more thing. As...

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I have gone through the reports attached.Your lesions on scapula suggestive of...

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sir, i am a dental student, recently a case of fish bone stuck on a palatal exostosis in relation to 27 which was removed by the patient 2 weeks...

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hello and welcome to HCM forum,
i appreciate you wrote to us, first of all i would like you to know that due to biting on a hard substance like...

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Hi Doctor,
This is John 23 years old. an extra bone has grown on my arm bone (since my arm was beaten in taekwondo) when I was around 16 years old....

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