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Applied Nanotechnology and Nanoscience in Orthopedic Oncology

Última actualización 22/11/16Applied Nanotechnology and Nanoscience in Orthopedic Oncology Olga D. Savvidou, MD; Ioanna K. Bolia, MD, MSc; George D. Chloros, MD; Stavros D. Goumenos, MD; Vasileios I. Sakellariou, MD; Evanthia C. Galanis, MD; Panayiotis J. Papagelopoulos, MD,DSc Orthopedics. September/October 2016 – Volume 39 · Issue 5: 280-286 Abstract Nanomedicine is …

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Diagnostic work up and recognition of primary bone tumours: a review

Última actualización 18/10/16Cite this article: Plant J, Cannon S. Diagnostic work up and recognition of primary bone tumours: a review. EFORT Open Rev 2016;1:247-253. DOI: 10.1302/2058-5241.1.000035 Diagnostic work up and recognition of primary bone tumours: a review   DOI: 10.1302/2058-5241.1.000035 Published 8 June 2016 James Plant. Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, …

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External Beam Radiation Therapy for Orthopaedic Pathology

Última actualización 13/05/15Christopher E. Gross, MD, J Am Acad Orthop Surg April 2015 External beam radiation therapy is essential in the management of a wide spectrum of musculoskeletal conditions, both benign and malignant, including bony and soft-tissue sarcomas, metastatic tumors, pigmented villonodular synovitis, and heterotopic ossification. Radiation therapy, in combination …

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Multiple Epiphyseal Dysplasia

Última actualización 10/03/15Steven Anthony J Am Acad Orthop Surg. March 2015. vol. 23 no. 3 Multiple epiphyseal dysplasia is a genotypically and phenotypically heterogeneous disorder affecting the epiphysis of long bones. Inheritance may be autosomal dominant or autosomal recessive. Autosomal dominant variants include mutations of the collagen oligomeric matrix protein, …

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Sarcoma Chemotherapy

Última actualización 3/09/13Brian E. Walczak J Am Acad Orthop Surg. Vol 21 Nº 8 August 2013 Sarcomas are a rare, heterogeneous group of malignant tumors of the bone or soft tissue. Although historically intended for the pharmaceutical treatment of microbes, today chemotherapy is used in orthopaedic oncology and is arguably …

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Giant Cell Tumor of Bone

Última actualización 21/03/13Kevin A. Raskin J Am Acad Orthop Surg February 2013 ; 21 Abstract Giant cell tumor (GCT) of bone is one type of giant cell-rich lesion of bone. This benign mesenchymal tumor has characteristic multinuclear giant cells. Mononuclear stromal cells are the physiologically active and diagnostic cell type. …

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Benign Tumors of the Spine

Última actualización 30/11/12J Am Acad Orthop Surg November 2012 ; 20 Nikhil A. Thakur Abstract Benign tumors in the spine include osteoid osteoma, osteoblastoma, aneurysmal bone cyst, osteochondroma, neurofibroma, giant cell tumor of bone, eosinophilic granuloma, and hemangioma. Although some are incidental findings, some cause local pain, radicular symptoms, neurologic …

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Malignant Osseous Tumors of the Pediatric Spine

Última actualización 5/11/12J Am Acad Orthop Surg. October 2012;20(10) Han Jo Kim Abstract In the pediatric population, malignant osseous tumors of the spine include osteosarcoma, Ewing sarcoma, lymphoma, and metastatic neuroblastoma. Although these tumors are rare, prompt diagnosis and recognition are critical to the overall prognosis. Improved understanding of the …

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