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Table 1 Histologic diagnoses and clinical characteristics of tumors of the proximal part of the fibula

From: Symptoms and signs associated with benign and malignant proximal fibular tumors: a clinicopathological analysis of 52 cases

Diagnosis Number of case Symptoms and signs Onset of tumors (month)
Pain Palpable mass Imaging examination Palpable pain High temperature Peroneal nerve compression Changes in symptoms
Benign Osteochondroma 24 (46.2%) 3 21 1 3 1 14.4
Enchondroma 7 (13.5%) 2 1 5 1 1 12.4
Giant cell tumor 7 (13.5%) 5 3 1 5 1 1 3.0
Chondroblastoma 2 (3.8%) 2 1 1 4.0
Osteoblastoma 2 (3.8%) 2 6.5
Osteoid osteoma 1 (1.9%) 1 2.0
Aneurysmal bone cyst 1 (1.9%) 1 1 36.0
Malignant Osteosarcoma 6 (11.5%) 6 2 4 5 5 3 3.7
Chondrosarcoma 1 (1.9%) 1 1 1.0
Metastatic bone disease 1 (1.9%) 1 1 1 0.5
Total no. of signs and symptoms 52 (100%) 24 (46.2%) 27 (52.0%) 7 (13.5%) 15 (28.8%) 6 (11.5%) 6 (11.5%) 9 (17.3%) 10.31