Epiphyseal extension of metaphyseal osteosarcoma in skeletally immature individuals.

@article{Simon1980EpiphysealEO,
  title={Epiphyseal extension of metaphyseal osteosarcoma in skeletally immature individuals.},
  author={Michael A Simon and Gary D. Bos},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume},
  year={1980},
  volume={62 2},
  pages={195-204}
}
In a restrospective macroscopic and microscopic study of twenty-six macrosections of skeletally immature individuals with metaphyseal osteosarcoma, we determined the incidence, extent, and mode of tumor extension into the epiphysis. The physis appeared to have a tendency to act as a barrier to tumor spread, but did not restrain the tumor tissue in most… CONTINUE READING