Primary aneurysmal bone cyst of talus: A case report

Siddhartha Sharma, Parikshaa Gupta, Sarthak Sharma, Manjeet Singh, Dara Singh


  • Aneurysmal bone cyst (ABC) of the talus is an extremely rare lesion; less than 20 cases have been reported in PubMed till 2012. We report a primary ABC of the talus in a 20-year-old male that was managed by extended intralesional curettage with phenol as an adjuvant and autologous cancellous iliac crest bone grafting. The patient had excellent functional outcome and there was no recurrence at 2 years of follow-up.
  • Key words: Aneurysmal bone cyst, curettage, talus

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