Intralesional curettage and cementation for low-grade chondrosarcoma of long bones: retrospective study and literature review

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Mermerkaya M. U., Bekmez S., Karaaslan F., Danisman M., KÖSEMEHMETOĞLU K., Gedikoglu G., ...More

WORLD JOURNAL OF SURGICAL ONCOLOGY, vol.12, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Background: Various treatment strategies for low-grade chondrosarcomas with variable outcomes have been reported in the literature. The aim of this study was to assess the oncological and functional outcomes associated with intralesional curettage followed by adjuvant therapy comprising high-speed burring, thermal cauterization, and bone cementation with polymethylmethacrylate.