TITLE

Metatarsal Osteosarcoma in Rothmund-Thomson Syndrome

AUTHOR(S)
Padhy, Debabrata; Madhuri, Vrisha; Pulimood, Susanne A.; Danda, Sumita; Walter, Noel M.; Wang, Lisa L.
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Mar2010, Vol. 92-A Issue 3, p726
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The article presents a case study of a seventeen-year-old boy with Rothmund-Thomson Syndrome, with metatarsal osteosarcoma. The muscle pull on the boy's foot was balanced through ray amputation with tendon transfers. The incidental occurrence of infectious mononucleosis and hypersplenism resulted in complications in the treatment of the tumor.
ACCESSION #
48681478

 

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