Allograft-prosthetic composite in the proximal tibia after bone tumor resection.

  title={Allograft-prosthetic composite in the proximal tibia after bone tumor resection.},
  author={Davide Maria Donati and Marco Colangeli and Simone Colangeli and Claudia Di Bella and M. Cristina Mercuri},
  journal={Clinical orthopaedics and related research},
  volume={466 2},
UNLABELLED We consider an allograft-prosthesis composite in the proximal tibia one of the better reconstructive options in this site because it combines the mechanical stability of a prosthesis with the biologic reconstruction of the extensor mechanism. We retrospectively reviewed 62 patients who had proximal tibia reconstructions with allograft-prosthesis composites to ascertain the complications and functional outcomes. By combining an allograft with a prosthesis, placing cement in the graft… CONTINUE READING

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