Segmental Total Hip and Knee Replacement:A Long-Term Review
Considering our experience with 90 segmental replacements of the hip or the knee, we wanted to assess the long-term efficacy of this technique from both oncological and functional points of view. We have therefore reviewed 41 patients, corresponding to 21 hips and 20 knees, operated upon before 1984. Both series will be described below.
KeywordsPolyethylene Immobilization Osteosarcoma Chondrosarcoma Fibrosarcoma
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