Skeletal imaging effects of pamidronate therapy in osteosarcoma patients Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antineoplastic Agents
  • Bone Neoplasms
  • Diphosphonates
  • Osteosarcoma

abstract

  • OS patients treated with pamidronate can develop metaphyseal sclerotic bands as well as epiphyseal and vertebral endplate sclerosis progressing to a bone-within-bone appearance. Findings occur more frequently in younger patients with open epiphyses.

publication date

  • April 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s00247-010-1883-4

PubMed ID

  • 21052656

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 451

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 41

number

  • 4