Ct features of reactive periostitis in the humerus: A lesion resembling myositis ossificans

Veronica Donoghue, Alan Daneman, Kent Mancer, Ivan Krajbich

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A 5-year-old boy with a painful lesion in the proximal humerus is reported. Plain radiographs suggested the presence of a malignant bone lesion, and CT showed features similar to stress fractures. Pathologically, the changes were that of reactive periostitis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)401-403
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Computer Assisted Tomography
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jan 1 1985



  • Abnormalities
  • Bones
  • Computed tomography

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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