Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Enchondroma Treatment

The treatment for enchondroma depends on a number of factors, including age, location of the tumor, and potential for fracture. Treatment may include bone grafting and surgery.

The treatment for enchondroma depends on a number of factors, including:

  • Age and health of the patient
  • Location
  • Occupation of the patient
  • Potential for fracture
  • Size
  • Symptoms

Treatment for enchondroma may include:
  • Observation and monitoring
  • Bone grafting for enchondroma
  • Surgery for enchondroma

Enchondroma Specialist

Physicians from the following specialties evaluate and treat enchondroma:

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Last Updated: Dec 10, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Enchondroma References
  1. Flemming DJ, Murphey MD. Enchondroma and chondrosarcoma. Semin Musculoskelet Radiol. 2000;4(1):59-71. [11061692]
  2. Weiner SD. Enchondroma and chondrosarcoma of bone: clinical, radiologic, and histologic differentiation. Instr Course Lect. 2004;53:645-9. [15116654]
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