Ortho-Preferred

Tumors of the Pelvis



                                               Local Tenderness
 - Osteosarcoma (common)----------------------------- Yes
 - Ewing's sarcoma: (common) ------------------------ Yes
 - chondrosarcoma ----------------------------------- Yes
 - Osteochondroma
      (Osteocartilaginous Exostosis)
 - Fibrous Dysplasia -------------------------------- Yes
 - Eosinophilic granuloma --------------------------- Yes
 - Aneurysmal bone cyst
 - Prostatic Ca:
      - most of prostatic ca mets are blastic & do not require stabilization;
      - however, a defect in the ilium may weaken the acetabulum and should be surgically treated


The use of hemipelvic allografts or autoclaved grafts for reconstruction after wide resections of malignant tumors of the pelvis. .

Salvage of the Limb in the Treatment of Malignant Pelvic Tumors.

Hip rotationplasty for malignant tumors of the proximal part of the femur.

Salvage of the limb in the treatment of malignant pelvic tumors.

Pelvic osteosarcoma. Resection, reconstruction, local control, and survival statistics.

Pelvic Ewing's sarcoma. Advances in treatment.

Resection and reconstruction for primary neoplasms involving the innominate bone.

Partial or complete resection of the hemipelvis. An alternative to hindquarter amputation for periacetabular chondrosarcoma of the pelvis.

The use of hemipelvic allografts or autoclaved grafts for reconstruction after wide resections of malignant tumors of the pelvis.

Osteosarcoma of the pelvis. A clinical and histopathological study of twenty-five patients.

Resection and reconstruction for primary neoplasms involving the innominate bone.

Ewing Sarcoma of the Pelvis. Clinicopathological Features and Treatment.

Treatment of Giant-Cell Tumor of the Pelvis.



Original Text by Clifford R. Wheeless, III, MD.

Last updated by Data Trace Staff on Wednesday, June 20, 2012 3:38 pm