0
Observation |

Periosteal Ganglia Presenting as Subcutaneous Nodules on the Tibia ONLINE FIRST

Nkanyezi N. Ferguson, MD1; Adam Asarch, MD1; Amanda J. Tschetter, MD1; Mary Stone, MD1
[+] Author Affiliations
1Department of Dermatology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City
JAMA Dermatol. Published online February 19, 2014. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2013.6352
Text Size: A A A
Published online

Extract

Herein we describe a case of periosteal ganglia presenting as asymptomatic subcutaneous nodules on the anterior lower extremity.

Article InformationCorresponding Author: Nkanyezi N. Ferguson, MD, Department of Dermatology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, 200 Hawkins Dr, Iowa City, IA 52242 (nkanyezi-ferguson@uiowa.edu).

Published Online: February 19, 2014. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2013.6352.

Conflict of Interest Disclosures: None reported.

Figures in this Article

Sign In to Access Full Content

Don't have Access?

Register and get free email Table of Contents alerts, saved searches, PowerPoint downloads, CME quizzes, and more

Subscribe for full-text access to content from 1998 forward and a host of useful features

Activate your current subscription (AMA members and current subscribers)

Purchase Online Access to this article for 24 hours

First Page Preview

View Large
/>
First page PDF preview

Figures

Place holder to copy figure label and caption
Figure 1.
Periosteal Ganglia of the Tibia

A, The ganglia presented as grouped and immobile nodules without overlying epidermal changes on the left anterior lower extremity. B, A punch biopsy of a nodule on the left lower extremity demonstrated a periosteal ganglion of the tibia, with extrusion of a gelatinous, clear, myxoid material.

Graphic Jump Location
Place holder to copy figure label and caption
Figure 2.
Imaging of Periosteal Ganglia of the Tibia

Magnetic resonance imaging of the left lower extremity demonstrated a lobulated cystic mass overlying the anterior tibia.

Graphic Jump Location

Tables

References

Correspondence

CME
Meets CME requirements for:
Browse CME for all U.S. States
Accreditation Information
The American Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The AMA designates this journal-based CME activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM per course. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Physicians who complete the CME course and score at least 80% correct on the quiz are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.
Note: You must get at least of the answers correct to pass this quiz.
You have not filled in all the answers to complete this quiz
The following questions were not answered:
Sorry, you have unsuccessfully completed this CME quiz with a score of
The following questions were not answered correctly:
Commitment to Change (optional):
Indicate what change(s) you will implement in your practice, if any, based on this CME course.
Your quiz results:
The filled radio buttons indicate your responses. The preferred responses are highlighted
For CME Course: A Proposed Model for Initial Assessment and Management of Acute Heart Failure Syndromes
Indicate what changes(s) you will implement in your practice, if any, based on this CME course.
NOTE:
Citing articles are presented as examples only. In non-demo SCM6 implementation, integration with CrossRef’s "Cited By" API will populate this tab (http://www.crossref.org/citedby.html).
Submit a Comment

Multimedia

Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Sign In to Access Full Content

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging & repositioning the boxes below.

Articles Related By Topic
Related Topics
Jobs
brightcove.createExperiences();