Surgical Management and Outcome of Osteosarcoma Patients with Unilateral Pulmonary Metastases Article Conference Paper uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols
  • Bone Neoplasms
  • Ifosfamide
  • Osteosarcoma

abstract

  • Our data indicate that there is a high rate of contralateral involvement in osteosarcoma patients with unilateral nodules diagnosed by CT scan. Staged bilateral thoracotomies should be considered in osteosarcoma patients presenting with unilateral pulmonary disease on imaging studies within 2 years of diagnosis.

publication date

  • March 2004

Research

keywords

  • Conference Paper

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2003.11.030

PubMed ID

  • 15017563

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 418

end page

  • 23; discussion 418-23

volume

  • 39

number

  • 3