Chondroblastoma may be discovered when an x-ray is performed for another reason.
Symptoms of chondroblastoma include:
- Joint swelling:
- Joint pains:
- Joint stiffness
- Joint tenderness:
- Sudden, severe bone pain following a minor injury
Bone tumors can cause a structural weakening of the bone. If the bone becomes too weak, a fracture can occur.
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