Distraction osteogenesis reconstruction of large segmental bone defects after primary tumor resection: pitfalls and benefits

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Successful cure is achieved in almost 70% of patients with primary bone sarcomas with currently available therapies. Some soft tissue sarcomas require wide bone resection in order to achieve appropriate margins for cure of disease, and patients undergoing these procedures need durable reconstruction. Biological reconstruction has been shown to provide… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00590-017-1998-5

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@article{Lesensky2017DistractionOR, title={Distraction osteogenesis reconstruction of large segmental bone defects after primary tumor resection: pitfalls and benefits}, author={J Lesensky and Daniel E. Prince}, journal={European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology}, year={2017}, volume={27}, pages={715-727} }