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How do you treat chondroblastoma of the knee?

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Dr. Steven Ginsberg
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology 38 years experience
Surgery: Chondroblastomas of the knee are usually removed surgically. Bone grafting may be required.
Dr. Daniel Solomon
Orthopedic Surgery 28 years experience
Surgery or rf ablate: Treatment of chondroblastoma depends on the size, location and patient age. Unusual but benign tumor. Usually treated with surgical scraping of the lesion (curettage) and bone graft of the void. If small radiofrequency (rf) ablation may work.

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