Analysis of orthopedic surgery of bone metastases in breast cancer patients

@inproceedings{Wegener2012AnalysisOO,
  title={Analysis of orthopedic surgery of bone metastases in breast cancer patients},
  author={B. Wegener and Marcus Schlemmer and Joachim Stemmler and Volkmar Jansson and Hans Roland Duerr and Matthias F Pietschmann},
  booktitle={BMC musculoskeletal disorders},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Breast cancer is the most common malignancy and the second leading cause of death in women. Because bone metastases are a common finding in patients with breast cancer, they are of major clinical concern. METHODS In 115 consecutive patients with bone metastases secondary to breast cancer, 132 surgical procedures were performed. Medical records and imaging procedures were reviewed for age, treatment of the primary tumor, clinical symptoms, surgical treatment, complications, and… CONTINUE READING
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