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Intraosseous angioma: a rare cause of a rib mass in childhood

      Abstract

      Rib tumors are uncommon and represent 5% to 10% of all bony tumors. Regarding the benign rib lesions, costal angioma is very rare in childhood. We report a case of a rare angioma of a rib complicated by bone erosion in a young boy.

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