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Radiation Sterilized Proximal Femur Massive Allografts After Tumor Surgery: A Preliminary Report

  • M. Postel
  • B. Loty
  • J. P. Courpied
  • B. Tomeno
  • M. Kerboul
Conference paper

Abstract

Since 1986, we have been using massive femoral allografts combined with total hip prostheses for reconstruction of extensive proximal femur defects.

Keywords

Titanium Cobalt Osteoarthritis Posite Osteosarcoma 

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    Hedde C, Postel M, Kerboul M, Courpied JP (1986) La réparation du cotyle par homogreffe osseuse conservée au cours des révisions de prothèse totale de hanche. Rev Chir Orthop 72: 267–276PubMedGoogle Scholar
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Postel
    • 1
  • B. Loty
    • 1
  • J. P. Courpied
    • 1
  • B. Tomeno
    • 1
  • M. Kerboul
    • 1
  1. 1.Orthopaedic DepartmentsHôpital CochinParisFrance

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