Clinical outcome of limb-salvage surgery after wide resection of sarcoma and femoral vessel reconstruction.

@article{Muramatsu2011ClinicalOO,
  title={Clinical outcome of limb-salvage surgery after wide resection of sarcoma and femoral vessel reconstruction.},
  author={Keiichi Muramatsu and Koichiro Ihara and Tomoyuki Miyoshi and Kazukiyo Yoshida and Toshihiko Taguchi},
  journal={Annals of vascular surgery},
  year={2011},
  volume={25 8},
  pages={
          1070-7
        }
}
BACKGROUND Malignant sarcomas of the femur present major challenges in their management. Radical resection of sarcoma frequently requires concomitant major femoral vessel resection and reconstruction. We describe the clinical outcomes of vascular reconstruction, the long-term patency of vascular repair, and complications involved, and also discuss possible solutions to the problems associated with this procedure. METHODS In the past 15 years, 15 patients underwent wide resection of sarcoma of… CONTINUE READING

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