The 5-year survival following the marginal resection of a primary leiomyosarcoma of the distal femur and a stump fracture

Citation
J. Plath et al., The 5-year survival following the marginal resection of a primary leiomyosarcoma of the distal femur and a stump fracture, ARCH ORTHOP, 121(8), 2001, pp. 483-484
Citations number
9
Language
INGLESE
art.tipo
Article
Categorie Soggetti
Ortopedics, Rehabilitation & Sport Medicine
Journal title
ARCHIVES OF ORTHOPAEDIC AND TRAUMA SURGERY
ISSN journal
0936-8051 → ACNP
Volume
121
Issue
8
Year of publication
2001
Pages
483 - 484
Database
ISI
SICI code
0936-8051(200109)121:8<483:T5SFTM>2.0.ZU;2-B
Abstract
In this case, we present a 5-year follow-up of a 3-fault-affected primary l eiomyosarcoma of the distal femur (spontaneous fracture treated by osteosyn thesis; marginal resection; stump fracture after adequate trauma) with an e xtended local recurrence but without metastasis.