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Desmoplastic fibroma of bone: Case report and review of the literature

by Zachary M. Thomas, DPM, AACFAS,CWSP1,  Matthew J. Sabo, DPM, FACFAS2

The Foot and Ankle Online Journal 8 (2): 3

This is a case report on an unusual presentation of desmoplastic fibroma of bone. 1,150 more words

Benign Tumor

Another open letter...

I know, I seem to write a lot of “open letters” – but mostly I write them as open letters because I have very low expectations that anyone with any authority in such matters would actually care about what I have to say.  629 more words


Heat Shock Protein 70 Expression in Giant Cell Tumor of Bone and Its Clinical Application

Read  full  paper  at:http://www.scirp.org/journal/PaperInformation.aspx?PaperID=53875#.VNm8dyzQrzE

To provide a better prognosis after the treatment of giant cell tumor of bone which is a common benign aggressive bone tumor by the use of thermoablation, Hsp70 expression of the tumor was explored and the relationship between the relative amount of expression of this protein and tumor recurrence was studied. 1,227 more words

Osteosarcoma in Pediatric Patients and Young Adults – Sarcoma

Extraskeletal osteosarcoma (ESOS) is a rare malignant soft tissue sarcoma with histologic similarities to primary bone osteosarcoma but without attachment to the bone or periosteum. ESOS accounts for 1% of all soft tissue sarcomas and 4% of osteogenic osteosarcomas. 569 more words

Washington Musculoskeletal Tumor Center

The scapula is a relatively uncommon site for primary bone sarcomas. Tumors arising from the scapula are often initially contained by the rotator cuff muscles that protect pertinent adjacent muscles as well as the brachial plexus and axillary blood vessels. 216 more words

Malignant Tumors - Sarcoma

Malignant tumors arising from the skeletal system are rare, representing just 0.001% of all new cancers. Only 400 to 600 new primary bone sarcomas are diagnosed annually in the United States. 248 more words

Dr. Martin Malawer, MD - Soft Tissue Sarcomas

Dr. Malawer is a respected Surgeon, Consultant, Professor & Author. Dr Malawer is a leader in limb-sparing surgery who has pioneered many surgical techniques in use at this and other cancer centers throughout the world. 333 more words