Revista do Colégio Brasileiro de Cirurgiões
Print version ISSN 0100-6991
On-line version ISSN 1809-4546
RUIZ JR., Raul Lopes et al. Rib involvement in hereditary multiple osteochondromatosis. Rev. Col. Bras. Cir. [online]. 2008, vol.35, n.4, pp.277-279. ISSN 0100-6991. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0100-69912008000400013.
This is a case report on Hereditary Multiple Osteochondromatosis (HMO) with rib involvement. The authors present aspects of thoracic surface anatomy, and thoracic images (X-rays, computed tomography, magnetic nuclear resonance), as well as the operating procedure.
Keywords : Exostoses; multiple hereditary; Osteochondromatosis; Bone neoplasms; Tomography; X-Ray Computed.