En-bloc resection for proximal humerus osteogenic sarcoma.

  title={En-bloc resection for proximal humerus osteogenic sarcoma.},
  author={A J Kaelin and John B. Emans},
  journal={Zeitschrift fur Kinderchirurgie : organ der Deutschen, der Schweizerischen und der Osterreichischen Gesellschaft fur Kinderchirurgie = Surgery in infancy and childhood},
  volume={40 4},
From 1975 to 1982, 101 children were treated for osteogenic sarcoma at the Children's Hospital of the Medical Center and Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston. 12 of these patients presented proximal humerus localisation and 8 underwent a local en-bloc resection. In the past these lesions were surgically treated by disarticulation of the shoulder or by… CONTINUE READING