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Bone cysts are fluid-filled areas inside growing bone that have not developed into osseous tissue or actual bone. There are four main types of bone cysts.

Simple bone cysts (SBC) have been documented to occur in adults with closed physeal plates, most commonly affecting the calcaneus in this.

A bone cyst is a fluid-filled hole in a bone that usually occurs in children and young adults. Large cysts can weaken the bone and lead to fractures. Learn about.

A bone cyst is a fluid-filled hole that develops inside a bone. They can occur at any age, but most often affect children and young adults.