Clinical Outcomes of Grade 3 Giant Cell Tumor of Bone After Extended Intralesional Curettage

Sukpanichyingyong S, Sangkomkamhang T
2017 Journal of Orthopedic Oncology  
The recommended treatment of grade 3 giant cell tumor of bone (grade 3 GCTB) aims to eliminate tumor and conserve limb with extended intralesional curettage. This treatment makes patients better function of bone and joint as usual. Even it can reduce postoperative complications and replace endoprosthesis. Still, there is limited information about the outcomes of surgical treatment and recurrence of the disease. This study aimed to evaluate the clinical outcomes and recurrence of grade 3 GCTB with extended intralesional curettage.
doi:10.4172/2472-016x.1000118 fatcat:kyo4j5gv2bfkvpwheeeyetwdfe