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Bony lump and Rib swelling
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Bony lump and Rib swelling

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Results: Causes of Bony lump AND Rib swelling

    1. Ewing's sarcoma
     Ewing's sarcoma is a malignant round-cell tumor. It is a rare disease in which cancer cells are found in the bone or in soft tissue. The most common areas in which it occurs are the pelvis, the femur, the humerus, and the ribs....read more »

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Results: Causes of Bony lump OR Rib swelling

    1. Bone cancer
     Malignancy that occurs in the bone...more »
    2. Bronchogenic carcinoma
     When cells of the lung start growing rapidly in an uncontrolled manner, the condition is called lung cancer ....more »
    3. Cyst
     Lump produced by over-secreting gland...more »
    4. Ewing's sarcoma
     Ewing's sarcoma is a malignant round-cell tumor. It is a rare disease in which cancer cells are found in the bone or in soft tissue. The most common areas in which it occurs are the pelvis, the femur, the humerus, and the ribs....more »
    5. Felty Syndrome
     A rare complication of long-term rheumatoid arthritis which involves an enlarged spleen and blood abnormalities....more »
    6. Fibrous Dysplasia
     A rare condition where fibrous tissues develops instead of normal bone tissue. One or more bones may be affected and bones in the legs, head and chest are the usual ones affected....more »
    7. Jaffe-Lichtenstein syndrome
     A rare genetic bone disorder characterized by benign bone growths which can cause painful swellings and bone deformities and makes bone prone to fractures....more »
    8. Leiomyoma
     Benign tumour of smooth muscle....more »
    9. Leiomyosarcoma
     A rare soft tissue cancer that arises from smooth muscle cells which form the involuntary muscles. Smooth muscle cells can occur in the skin, uterus, stomach, intestine and blood vessel walls. The main location for these tumors is in the uterus, retroperi...more »
    10. Leukemia
     Cancer of the blood cells, usually white blood cells....more »

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