Giant cell tumour of tendon sheath of the digits. A systematic review.

@article{Fotiadis2011GiantCT,
  title={Giant cell tumour of tendon sheath of the digits. A systematic review.},
  author={Elias Fotiadis and Alexis Papadopoulos and Theodoros Svarnas and Panagiotis Akritopoulos and Nick P Sachinis and Byron E. Chalidis},
  journal={Hand},
  year={2011},
  volume={6 3},
  pages={244-9}
}
BACKGROUND We reviewed the literature to evaluate the demographic, clinical and histological profile of giant cell tumour of tendon sheath of the digits (GCTTSD). The overall recurrence rate and the factors affecting tumour recurrence were also assessed. METHODS We searched for published articles regarding the GCTTSD in the English literature the last 30 years using the PubMed search engine. All retrieved papers were analysed and their reference lists were also screened if relevant. Clinical… CONTINUE READING