CT evaluation of the pelvis after hemipelvectomy.

  title={CT evaluation of the pelvis after hemipelvectomy.},
  author={J Michael Holbert and Errol Lewis},
  journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology},
  volume={145 6},
From examination of 69 pelvic CT scans from 25 patients, the role of CT after hemipelvectomy is examined. A brief description of the various types of hemipelvectomy, including simple, extended, compound, and modified, is presented. The new variants of internal and modified internal hemipelvectomy are also included. The normal post-surgical changes in the musculoskeletal structures and pelvic viscera are described and illustrated. Postoperative abnormalities detected included hematoma… CONTINUE READING