Management of chondroblastoma: retrospective review of 28 patients.

  title={Management of chondroblastoma: retrospective review of 28 patients.},
  author={Hakan Atalar and Kerem Başarir and Yusuf Zeki Yildiz and Selim Erekul and Yener Sağlik},
  journal={Journal of orthopaedic science : official journal of the Japanese Orthopaedic Association},
  volume={12 4},
BACKGROUND This study retrospectively reviewed 28 patients who presented with chondroblastoma in our hospital during the period March 1986 to February 2006. We investigated factors associated with local recurrence of the tumors after surgery. METHODS We recorded the patients' sex and age, the location of the pathology, imaging studies (status of growth plate and activity of lesions), histological findings, and treatment outcomes. RESULTS Pain was the presenting symptom in all patients. The… CONTINUE READING


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