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Noun1.osteoblastoma - benign tumor of bone and fibrous tissue; occurs in the vertebrae or femur or tibia or arm bones (especially in young adults)


n. osteoblastoma. V.: osteoma
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The current case report is of a benign osteoblastoma in the sternum of a 32-year-old male.
Benign osteoblastoma was independently described for the first time by Jaffe and Lichfenstein in 1956 as a vascular, osteoid and bone-forming tumour cytologically characterized by osteoblasts (1-2).

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