osteoclastoma


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osteoclastoma

a giant cell bone tumor that most commonly develops at the end of a long bone.
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The terms of malignant giant cell tumours of soft tissues, giant cell sarcoma, giant cell undifferentiated pleomorphic sarcoma and malignant osteoclastoma are synonyms used for this variant.
They are osteoclastomas that are very similar both radiologically and histologically to giant cell granulomas, which are lesions that occur almost exclusively in the jaws.
Purification and characterization of a tartrate-resistant acid phosphatase from human osteoclastomas.