bone cyst

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bone cyst

A cavity in bone, usually filled with fluid.
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Solitary bone cyst (SBC) is a bone lesion without epithelial lining, with intact bony walls, thin connective tissue lining its cavity, can be empty or fluid-filled (serous or blood), and shows no evidence of acute or chronic inflammation (Barnes, Eveson, Reichart, & Sidransky, 2005).
Lesions in patients less than 40 years of age included giant cell tumor, chondroblastoma, aneurysmal bone cyst (ABC), osteomyelitis, osteoid osteoma and solitary bone cyst.
If periostitis is present, fibrous dysplasia, solitary bone cyst, nonossifying fibromas, and enchondromas can be removed from consideration unless complicated by fracture.
Unicameral bone cyst (UBC), also known as simple bone cyst or solitary bone cyst, as the names implies, is generally a unilocular and solitary lesion, which may appear multilocular.
The final case report from Greece is a case of a seven year old boy with a solitary bone cyst due to dental trauma who presented with delayed eruption of his permanent lower incisors.