Allograft replacement in limb salvage surgery for bone tumors.

A retrospective study of a series of eleven patients with active, aggressive benign and malignant bone tumors who were treated by radical resection and massive match-sized allograft replacement was reviewed. There were seven giant cell tumors and four osteosarcoma cases involving mainly either the lower end of the femur or upper end of the tibia. The age of… CONTINUE READING