Chondromyxoid fibroma

  • rare, benign
  • 0.5% of all bone tumors
  • 2nd decade
  • Metaphysis of long tubular bones, near growth plate and can cross into epiphysis
  • Well circumscribed
  • Eccentric, osteolytic
  • Lobulated margin outward causes thinning of cortex
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Wilson, A. J., M. Kyriakos, and L. V. Ackerman. “Chondromyxoid fibroma: radiographic appearance in 38 cases and in a review of the literature.” Radiology 179.2 (1991): 513-518.

Levine, Scott M., Robert E. Lambiase, and Catherine N. Petchprapa. “Cortical lesions of the tibia: characteristic appearances at conventional radiography.” Radiographics 23.1 (2003): 157-177.