TITLE

Osteosarcoma of the Talus Treated Successfully with Limb-Sparing Surgery: A Case Report

AUTHOR(S)
Katagiri, Hirohisa; Takahashi, Mitsuru; Takagi, Tatsuya; Nakagawa, Masahiro
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Apr2008, Vol. 90-A Issue 4, p869
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The article presents a case study of a 41-year-old man who presented with a year-long history of pain in the right ankle. An open biopsy revealed that the patient's talus exhibits a fibroblastic osteosarcoma. The patient underwent a limb-salvage surgery and successfully recovered from the rare condition.
ACCESSION #
31599991

 

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