Reconstruction of lateral knee joint stability following resection of proximal fibula tumors

@inproceedings{Zhao2014ReconstructionOL,
  title={Reconstruction of lateral knee joint stability following resection of proximal fibula tumors},
  author={Shi-Chang Zhao and Changqing Zhang and Chunlin Zhang},
  booktitle={Experimental and therapeutic medicine},
  year={2014}
}
Managing tumors of the proximal fibula may require en bloc resection of the fibular head with the attachment site of the lateral collateral ligament (LCL) and biceps femoris tendon. The aim of the present study was to evaluate knee stability and the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society (MSTS) functional score of patients with proximal fibula tumors. Twenty-nine patients with proximal fibula tumors were retrospectively reviewed (18 patients in the reconstruction group and 11 patients in the non… CONTINUE READING
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