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Journal of the Korean Society for Surgery of the Hand 2008;13(2):117-121.
Published online June 1, 2008.
Myoepithelial Tumor like Mass of Metacarpal Bone - A Case Report -
Ho-Jung Kang,Junjeong Choi,Soonwon Hong,Min Jung,Kyoo-Ho Shin,Soo-Bong Hahn
중수골에 발생한 근상피세포종 양상의 종괴 - 증례 보고 -
Myoepithelial tumor is a mixed tumor which is commonly developed at the exocrine gland such as salivary gland and mammary gland. Myoepithelial tumor of bone tissue is a very rare type. Only 2 cases of primary myoepithelial tumor of bone tissue have been reported. We treated a primary myoepithelial tumor like mass of 5th metacarpal bone by curettage and bone graft. We report a rare case of myopeithelial tumor like mass of bone tissue with radiologic, pathologic and immunohistochemical findings and provide a review of reported cases.

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