Juxta articular osteoid osteoma of the calcaneum: a rare case report
Keywords:Osteoid osteoma, Juxta-articular position, Calcaneum, Arthritis, Heel pain
Osteoid osteoma of calcaneum in a juxta-articular position is a rare finding, it is most often misdiagnosed. It mimics as arthritis. Osteoid osteoma is benign bone neoplasia mostly in male in 2nd - 3rd decade of life. It has typical features of night pain relieved with salicylates. 35 years old female present with right heel pain. Mother has positive history of rheumatoid arthritis. X-ray and computer tomography were done for diagnosis. Diagnosis was made of juxta –articular position of osteoid psteoma in the calcaneum. Lesion was excised after pre-anesthesia checkup and sent for histopathology. Once investigation was done diagnosis was made as an osteoid osteoma in juxta articular position of calcaneum. Treated by excision of the lesion surgically and specimen sent for biopsy which confirm osteoid osteoma.
Temple HT, Scully SP. Tumors. In: Orthopaedic knowledge update: foot and ankle Rosemont (IL), Mizel MS, Miller RA, Sciolo MW, eds. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons; 1998; 11-26.
Kransdorf MJ, Stull MA, Gilkey FW, Moser RP Jr. Osteoid osteoma. Radiographics. 1991;11:671-96.
Georgoulis AD, Soucacos PN, Beris AE, Xenakis TA. Osteoid osteoma in the differential diagnosis of persistent joint pain. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 1995;3:125-8.
Helms CA, Hattner RS, Vogler JB III. Osteoid osteoma: radionuclidediagnosis. Radiology. 1984;151:799-84.
Manes E, Francione V, Santucci A, Liberi A. Osteoid osteoma of the talus. Ital J Orthop Traumatol. 1990;16:191-201.
Potter WA Jr, Epstein EP. Osteoid osteoma of the os calcis: a case report. J Am Podiatry Assoc. 1972;62:435-7.
Piatkowski S, Warda E. Osteoid osteoma localized in the calcaneum. Rev Chir Orthop Reparatrice Appar Mot. 1973;59:609-13.
Mullin DM, Rodan BA, Bean WJ, Sehayik S, Sehayik R. Osteoid osteoma in unusual locations: detection and diagnosis. South Med J. 1986;79:1299-301.
Goranson K, Johnson RP. Osteoid osteoma of the os calcis: diagnosis is made by computerized tomography. Orthop Rev. 1986;15:98-102.
Jay RM. Surgical treatment of osteoid osteoma in an adolescent. J Foot Surg. 1990;29:495-8.
Khurana JS, Mayo-Smith W, Kattapuram SV. Subtalar arthralgia caused by juxtaarticular osteoid osteoma. Clin Orthop. 1990;252:205-8.
Biordsall PD. Osteoid osteoma: an unusual cause of foot pain. Orthopedics. 2001;24:173-4.
Khermosh O, Schujman E. Benign osteoblastoma of the calcaneus. Clin Orthop. 1977;127:197-9.
Casadei R, Ferraro A, Ferruzzi A, Biagini R, Ruggieri P. Bone tumors of the foot: epidemiology and diagnosis. Chir Organi Mov .1991;76:47-62.
Rosenthal DI, Springfield DS, Gebhardt MC, Rosenberg AE, Mankin HJ. Osteoid osteoma: percutaneous radio-frequency ablation. Radiology. 1995;197:451-4.
Martinez S, Herzenberg JE, Apple JS. Computed tomography of the hindfoot. Orthop Clin North Am. 1985;16:481-96.