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Osteoblastoma, Spine
Julia R. Crim, MD
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Pathology

          • Clinical Issues

            • Diagnostic Checklist

              TERMINOLOGY

              • Definitions

                • Benign tumor forming osteoid
                • Differentiated grossly from osteoid osteoma (OO) by larger size (> 1.5 cm)

              IMAGING

              • General Features

                • Radiographic Findings

                  • CT Findings

                    • MR Findings

                      • Angiographic Findings

                        • Nuclear Medicine Findings

                          • Imaging Recommendations

                            DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                              PATHOLOGY

                              • General Features

                                • Staging, Grading, & Classification

                                  • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                    • Microscopic Features

                                      CLINICAL ISSUES

                                      • Presentation

                                        • Demographics

                                          • Natural History & Prognosis

                                            • Treatment

                                              DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                              • Consider

                                                • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                                  Selected References

                                                  1. Cappuccio M et al: Cervical osteoid osteoma progression to osteoblastoma. Spine J. 14(6):1070-1, 2014
                                                  2. Hu H et al: Destructive osteoblastoma with secondary aneurysmal bone cyst of cervical vertebra in an 11-year-old boy: case report. Int J Clin Exp Med. 7(1):290-5, 2014
                                                  3. Li Z et al: Clinical features and surgical management of spinal osteoblastoma: a retrospective study in 18 cases. PLoS One. 8(9):e74635, 2013
                                                  4. Amirjamshidi A et al: Osteoblastoma of the third cervical vertebra in a 16-year-old boy: case report and review of the literature. Pediatr Neurosurg. 46(5):396-401, 2010
                                                  5. Harrop JS et al: Aggressive "benign" primary spine neoplasms: osteoblastoma, aneurysmal bone cyst, and giant cell tumor. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 34(22 Suppl):S39-47, 2009
                                                  6. Qian BP et al: Spinal osteoblastoma complicated with epidural hematoma: two case reports. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 34(12):E447-51, 2009
                                                  7. Kan P et al: Osteoid osteoma and osteoblastoma of the spine. Neurosurg Clin N Am. 19(1):65-70, 2008
                                                  8. Biagini R et al: Osteoid osteoma and osteoblastoma of the sacrum. Orthopedics. 24(11):1061-4, 2001
                                                  9. Okuda S et al: Ossification of the ligamentum flavum associated with osteoblastoma: a report of three cases. Skeletal Radiol. 30(7):402-6, 2001
                                                  10. Shaikh MI et al: Spinal osteoblastoma: CT and MR imaging with pathological correlation. Skeletal Radiol. 28(1):33-40, 1999
                                                  11. Saifuddin A et al: Osteoid osteoma and osteoblastoma of the spine. Factors associated with the presence of scoliosis. Spine. 23(1):47-53, 1998
                                                  12. Cheung FM et al: Diagnostic criteria for pseudomalignant osteoblastoma. Histopathology. 31(2):196-200, 1997
                                                  13. Murphey MD et al: From the archives of the AFIP. Primary tumors of the spine: radiologic pathologic correlation. Radiographics. 16(5):1131-58, 1996
                                                  14. Greenspan A: Benign bone-forming lesions: osteoma, osteoid osteoma, and osteoblastoma. Skeletal Radiol. 22(7):485-500, 1993
                                                  15. Boriani S et al: Osteoblastoma of the spine. Clin Orthop Relat Res. (278):37-45, 1992
                                                  16. Crim JR et al: Widespread inflammatory response to osteoblastoma: the flare phenomenon. Radiology. 177(3):835-6, 1990
                                                  17. Nemoto O et al: Osteoblastoma of the spine. A review of 75 cases. Spine. 15(12):1272-80, 1990
                                                  18. Mirra JM et al: Bone tumors: Clinical, Radiologic, and Pathologic Correlations. Vol. 1. 2nd ed. Philadelphia: Lea & Feibiger. 399-430, 1989
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                                                  Tables

                                                  KEY FACTS

                                                  • Terminology

                                                    • Imaging

                                                      • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                                        • Pathology

                                                          • Clinical Issues

                                                            • Diagnostic Checklist

                                                              TERMINOLOGY

                                                              • Definitions

                                                                • Benign tumor forming osteoid
                                                                • Differentiated grossly from osteoid osteoma (OO) by larger size (> 1.5 cm)

                                                              IMAGING

                                                              • General Features

                                                                • Radiographic Findings

                                                                  • CT Findings

                                                                    • MR Findings

                                                                      • Angiographic Findings

                                                                        • Nuclear Medicine Findings

                                                                          • Imaging Recommendations

                                                                            DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                                              PATHOLOGY

                                                                              • General Features

                                                                                • Staging, Grading, & Classification

                                                                                  • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                                                                    • Microscopic Features

                                                                                      CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                                                      • Presentation

                                                                                        • Demographics

                                                                                          • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                                            • Treatment

                                                                                              DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                                              • Consider

                                                                                                • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                                                                                  Selected References

                                                                                                  1. Cappuccio M et al: Cervical osteoid osteoma progression to osteoblastoma. Spine J. 14(6):1070-1, 2014
                                                                                                  2. Hu H et al: Destructive osteoblastoma with secondary aneurysmal bone cyst of cervical vertebra in an 11-year-old boy: case report. Int J Clin Exp Med. 7(1):290-5, 2014
                                                                                                  3. Li Z et al: Clinical features and surgical management of spinal osteoblastoma: a retrospective study in 18 cases. PLoS One. 8(9):e74635, 2013
                                                                                                  4. Amirjamshidi A et al: Osteoblastoma of the third cervical vertebra in a 16-year-old boy: case report and review of the literature. Pediatr Neurosurg. 46(5):396-401, 2010
                                                                                                  5. Harrop JS et al: Aggressive "benign" primary spine neoplasms: osteoblastoma, aneurysmal bone cyst, and giant cell tumor. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 34(22 Suppl):S39-47, 2009
                                                                                                  6. Qian BP et al: Spinal osteoblastoma complicated with epidural hematoma: two case reports. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 34(12):E447-51, 2009
                                                                                                  7. Kan P et al: Osteoid osteoma and osteoblastoma of the spine. Neurosurg Clin N Am. 19(1):65-70, 2008
                                                                                                  8. Biagini R et al: Osteoid osteoma and osteoblastoma of the sacrum. Orthopedics. 24(11):1061-4, 2001
                                                                                                  9. Okuda S et al: Ossification of the ligamentum flavum associated with osteoblastoma: a report of three cases. Skeletal Radiol. 30(7):402-6, 2001
                                                                                                  10. Shaikh MI et al: Spinal osteoblastoma: CT and MR imaging with pathological correlation. Skeletal Radiol. 28(1):33-40, 1999
                                                                                                  11. Saifuddin A et al: Osteoid osteoma and osteoblastoma of the spine. Factors associated with the presence of scoliosis. Spine. 23(1):47-53, 1998
                                                                                                  12. Cheung FM et al: Diagnostic criteria for pseudomalignant osteoblastoma. Histopathology. 31(2):196-200, 1997
                                                                                                  13. Murphey MD et al: From the archives of the AFIP. Primary tumors of the spine: radiologic pathologic correlation. Radiographics. 16(5):1131-58, 1996
                                                                                                  14. Greenspan A: Benign bone-forming lesions: osteoma, osteoid osteoma, and osteoblastoma. Skeletal Radiol. 22(7):485-500, 1993
                                                                                                  15. Boriani S et al: Osteoblastoma of the spine. Clin Orthop Relat Res. (278):37-45, 1992
                                                                                                  16. Crim JR et al: Widespread inflammatory response to osteoblastoma: the flare phenomenon. Radiology. 177(3):835-6, 1990
                                                                                                  17. Nemoto O et al: Osteoblastoma of the spine. A review of 75 cases. Spine. 15(12):1272-80, 1990
                                                                                                  18. Mirra JM et al: Bone tumors: Clinical, Radiologic, and Pathologic Correlations. Vol. 1. 2nd ed. Philadelphia: Lea & Feibiger. 399-430, 1989