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Limb Salvage pp 543-551 | Cite as

Arthrodeses After Malignant Bone Tumor Resection in Children

  • R. Capanna
  • M. Manfrini
  • D. Donati
  • A. Ferruzzi
  • M. Campanacci
Conference paper

Abstract

In the treatment of malignant bone tumors, the indication for limb salvage has become more common in the past 10 years, also in younger patients.

Keywords

Distal Femur Proximal Tibia Limb Salvage Ankle Arthrodesis Knee Arthrodesis 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Capanna
    • 1
  • M. Manfrini
    • 1
  • D. Donati
    • 1
  • A. Ferruzzi
    • 1
  • M. Campanacci
    • 1
  1. 1.Ia-Clinica OrtopedicaIstituto Ortopedico RizzoliBolognaItaly

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