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A 32-year-old female asked:

Very hard lump on l pubic bone causes pain in my whole left side of my back,hip, and pelvis. ct shows scattered bone islands. lump feels like bone.

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Dr. Michael Gabor
Diagnostic Radiology 34 years experience
Bone islands: are benign incidental findings, they don't cause a mass. If you had a bony or calcified mass the CT should have showed it easily. The mass you feel may be hard, but not bone. Additional imaging with mri may be useful if CT failed to provide an answer.
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Last updated Sep 17, 2016

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