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Can you have osteochondroma on your l5?
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Dr. Ilya Iofin
Orthopedic Surgery
In brief: Yes
Osteochondromas usually occur around the knee.
They are rare, but do occur in the spine. When they do , they usually occur in the neck. So an osteochondroma arising from L5 is quite rare, but a described entity.

In brief: Yes
Osteochondromas usually occur around the knee.
They are rare, but do occur in the spine. When they do , they usually occur in the neck. So an osteochondroma arising from L5 is quite rare, but a described entity.
Dr. Ilya Iofin
Dr. Ilya Iofin
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Dr. Raphael Peralta
Family Medicine
In brief: Ask your bone dr
Hmmm..I dont know but you need to ask your bone doctor for that.:).

In brief: Ask your bone dr
Hmmm..I dont know but you need to ask your bone doctor for that.:).
Dr. Raphael Peralta
Dr. Raphael Peralta
Thank
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