A rare case of massive carpal osteoblastoma requiring complex reconstructive surgery

Sebastian E. Dunda, Jens Kauczok, Erhan Demir, Till Braunschweig & Norbert Pallua
Introduction: Osteoblastoma is a rare, commonly benign, osteoid producing neoplasm of the bone with an incidence of 2% of primary bone tumors. The male-to-female ratio is reported as 2:1 with usually about 80 percent of the patients being younger than 30 years. The common symptoms are local pain[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]