Treatment algorithm for locally recurrent osteosarcoma based on local disease-free interval and the presence of lung metastasis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Bone Neoplasms
  • Lung Neoplasms
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Osteosarcoma

abstract

  • There is a residual risk of local recurrence in patients despite favorable chemotherapy-associated necrosis and negative margins of resection. A treatment strategy emphasizing clinical remission at all identifiable sites offers the highest likelihood of survival in this patient population.

publication date

  • October 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.22197

PubMed ID

  • 16933325

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1607

end page

  • 16

volume

  • 107

number

  • 7