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Alteration of the Metastatic Pattern of Osteosarcoma Associated with Adjuvant Chemotherapy: An Analysis of 38 Autopsy Cases

  • Atsumasa Uchida
  • Yoshitaka Shinto
  • Nobuhito Araki
  • Hideki Yoshikawa
  • Tsugio Kato
  • Keiro Ono
Conference paper

Abstract

Osteosarcoma is the most frequent primary malignant bone tumor, and mostly affects adults in their 20s. The lung is the major site of metastasis in more than 90% of cases, and this is the cause of death in most patients with osteosarcoma [1–3].

Keywords

Adjuvant Chemotherapy Bone Metastasis Pulmonary Metastasis Metastatic Site Autopsy Case 
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© Springer Japan 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • Atsumasa Uchida
  • Yoshitaka Shinto
  • Nobuhito Araki
  • Hideki Yoshikawa
  • Tsugio Kato
  • Keiro Ono
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Orthopaedic SurgeryOsaka University Medical SchoolFukushimaku, Osaka, 553Japan

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