Multilevel en bloc spondylectomy and chest wall excision via a simultaneous anterior and posterior approach for Ewing sarcoma.

@article{Samartzis2005MultilevelEB,
  title={Multilevel en bloc spondylectomy and chest wall excision via a simultaneous anterior and posterior approach for Ewing sarcoma.},
  author={Dino Samartzis and Rex A. W. Marco and Robert Benjamin and Ara Asadur Vaporciyan and Laurence D Rhines},
  journal={Spine},
  year={2005},
  volume={30 7},
  pages={831-7}
}
STUDY DESIGN A case study of a patient with Ewing sarcoma of T8 and T9 with paravertebral and chest wall involvement, who underwent neoadjuvant chemotherapy and subsequent multilevel en bloc spondylectomy and chest wall excision using a simultaneous anterior and posterior approach. OBJECTIVE To show the feasibility of treating Ewing sarcoma of the thoracic spine with paravertebral and chest wall extension by multiagent chemotherapy followed by a multilevel en bloc spondylectomy and chest wall… CONTINUE READING