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Jamshidi K, Shirazi M R, Hoseini M G. Chondroblastoma of the patella treated with curettage and bone graft: a case report. Med J Islam Repub Iran. 2011; 25 (2) :106-110
URL: http://mjiri.iums.ac.ir/article-1-286-en.html
Resident of Orthopedic Surgery Shafa Yahiaian Orthopedic Hospital, Tehran University of , dr_ghhoseini@yahoo.com
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 Patella is a relative uncommon site for chondroblastoma. Most of cases of chondroblastoma in patella reported in literature are treated with patellectomy. We treated a large chondroblastic lesion in patella of an 18- year-old male with curettage, burring & bone graft and the result was satisfactory after 3 years post operation.

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Type of Study: case report | Subject: Orthopedic Surgery

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