We present the case of a 5-year-old boy with hereditary multiple exostoses who presented with left-sided pleuritic chest pain. A CT scan of the chest revealed an intrathoracic exostosis in close association with the heart.
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Contributors GY wrote the report. AL assisted with advice and reconstructing the three-dimensional CT images. MDL edited and partially rewrote the report.
Competing interests None declared.
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