Figure 121.4. The characteristic histologic appearance of a resected osteoid osteoma.

Figure 121.4

The characteristic histologic appearance of a resected osteoid osteoma. The tumor or nidus located in the lower right hand portion of the specimen contains richly anastomosing vascular channels as well as nerve fibers. There is calcification within this lesion. The lesion is surrounded by dense sclerotic reactive bone (Courtesy of Dr. Joseph Mirra).

From: Chapter 121, Bone Tumors

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Holland-Frei Cancer Medicine. 5th edition.
Bast RC Jr, Kufe DW, Pollock RE, et al., editors.
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