Allograft reconstruction for the treatment of long bone defects: report of 9 cases.

@article{Shih1989AllograftRF,
  title={Allograft reconstruction for the treatment of long bone defects: report of 9 cases.},
  author={C. H. Shih and I C Chang and Chun Wei Wang},
  journal={Taiwan yi xue hui za zhi. Journal of the Formosan Medical Association},
  year={1989},
  volume={88 2},
  pages={159-63}
}
From April 1980 to December 1987, we experienced 18 cases of frozen intercalary allografts including 13 cases of bone tumor, 3 cases of congenital pseudoarthrosis of the tibia and 2 cases of traumatic bone defect. Nine cases were followed up for more than 2 years. The average allograft of length was 10.5cm (ranging from 3.5cm to 22cm). All cases had… CONTINUE READING