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n. pl. os·te·o·mas or os·te·o·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A benign tumor composed of bony tissue, often developing on the skull.


n, pl -mata (-mətə) or -mas
(Pathology) a benign tumour composed of bone or bonelike tissue


(ˌɒs tiˈoʊ mə)

n., pl. -mas, -ma•ta (-mə tə)
a benign tumor composed of osseous tissue.
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Noun1.osteoma - a slow growing benign tumor of consisting of bone tissue; usually on the skull or mandible


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MRI Report showed hypointense lesion with soft tissue oedema, possibility of Osteoid osteoma.
Osteoid osteoma usually presents with nonspecific pain sensation, which increases during the night and responds well to NSAIDs (6,11).
We therefore present a rare case of a 20-year-old woman with persisted pain in her elbow as a result of an osteoid osteoma that was falsely treated surgically as ulnar neuritis.
Our team set out to provide a non-invasive treatment option for children with osteoid osteoma and we're very pleased with the success of the first two treatments," said Dr Karun Sharma, principal investigator for the osteoid osteoma trial at the Shaikh Zayed Institute.
Keywords: Osteoid osteoma, Osteoblastic tumour, Acetabulum.
Osteoid Osteoma is differentiated from osteoblastoma and osteosarcoma by the size and quality of the growth.
Osteoid osteoma of a metacarpal bone: A case report and review of the literature.
The patient suffered from leg pain for nearly eight months when he was finally diagnosed with osteoid osteoma - a harmless but painful bone tumour commonly found in young patients.
Osteoid osteoma is an osteoblastic benign tumor of the bone which is generally seen between the ages of 7-25 years.