Aneurysmal cysts of long bones.

  title={Aneurysmal cysts of long bones.},
  author={Rodolfo Capanna and Graziano Bettelli and Roberto Biagini and Pietro Ruggieri and Franco Bertoni and Mario Campanacci},
  journal={Italian journal of orthopaedics and traumatology},
  volume={11 4},
The authors reviewed 121 cases of aneurysmal cysts of the long bones treated at the Tumour Centre of the Rizzoli Institute of Orthopaedics of which 103 had been followed up for more than one year. A classification is proposed based on 5 morphological groups and 3 grades of aggression. All except 4 of these lesions were treated by curettage or resection (2 were treated by radiotherapy alone, and 2 only had biopsies). The overall results showed a recurrence rate of 13%, none of which were in the… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 21 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…