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How do you treat chondroblastoma

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Dr. Steven Ginsberg
36 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Surgery: Chondroblastomas of the knee are usually removed surgically. Bone grafting may be required.

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Rubenstein
44 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Surgery: Chondroblastoma is a benign tumor of bone. If feasible, surgical treatment includes scraping out the tumor from the affected bone and filling the spac ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Why do you ask?: It all depends on whether the overlying bone breaks. If you have such a lesion and are offered the opportunity to have it removed, I'd do it. If I've ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
Remove: Chondroblastoma is a relatively rare bone lesion originating from primative cartilage cells, the chondroblasts They represent about 1% of bone tum ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
Benign bone tumor: Chondroblastoma is a benign bone tumor of cartilaginous origin. It appears mostly in young patients at the epiphyseal ends of long bones such as femu ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
Most often: Chondroblastoma is a rare, benign, tumor of bone that accounts for approximately 1% of all bone tumors. It was classified by Codman as an epiphyseal ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
Not often: Chondroblastoma is a rare,usually benign bone tumor comprised of cartilage producing cells. It is usually found in young males and involves epiphys ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maya Vazirani
52 years experience Neonatology
Chondroblastoma: a benign cartilage forming tumor generally treated with curettage with bone grafting reconstruction may be difficult.specially if involves the articu ... Read More
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Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Pneumonia: Bacterial and fungal pneumonias are treatable but primary viral pneumonias are often resistant to treatments like antibiotics or antiviral medications ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Troy Reyna
43 years experience Pediatric Surgery
Yes: If caught early and the type of histology is favorable it is totally treated with very high success rate.
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