[Application of titanium plate and Teflon patch in chest wall reconstruction after sternal. tumor resection].

OBJECTIVE To study the reconstruction method and effectiveness of titanium plate and Teflon patch for the chest wall after resection of sternal tumors. METHODS Between October 2006 and November 2009, 4 patients with sternal tumors were treated and the thoracic cages were reconstructed. There were 2 males and 2 females, aged 30-55 years. The patients were… CONTINUE READING