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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Lenze, Ulrich; Stolberg-Stolberg, Josef; Pohlig, Florian; Lenze, Florian; von Eisenhart-Rothe, Rüdiger; Rechl, Hans; Toepfer, Andreas 
Title:
Unicameral Bone Cyst in the Calcaneus of Mirror Image Twins. 
Abstract:
Unicameral bone cysts (UBCs) are benign tumor-like lesions that commonly occur in the diaphyseal or metaphyseal region of the long bones within the first 2 decades of life. Until today, the pathogenesis of UBC has been unclear, but mechanisms such as vascular occlusion or a response to trauma have been supposed. During the past decade, in particular, the genetic aspects of the development of this rare lesion have been discussed. We present the first case of mirror image monozygotic twins with a...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
J Foot Ankle Surg 
Year:
2015 
Journal volume:
54 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
754-7 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
1067-2516 
TUM Institution:
Orthopädische und Sportorthopädische Klinik und Poliklinik