Pedicle frozen autograft for limb sparing surgery in a dog with femoral osteosarcoma

  • Aline Silva GouvêaI, Juliana LichtlerI, Simone SchererI, Verônica Santos MombachI, Luciana SonneII, Marcelo Meller
  • Published 2016

Abstract

Osteosarcoma (OSA) is the most common bone tumor diagnosed in dogs and represents approximately 85% of canine skeletal tumors. The most commonly employed therapy is amputation of the limb followed by chemotherapy. However, preservation of the afflicted limb has been successful for patients with concomitant neurological or orthopedic conditions, which are… (More)

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