Malignancy supervening on an intramedullary nail

J. S. Khurana, A. E. Rosenberg, S. V. Kattapuram, O. S. Fernandez, S. Ehara

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A primary, malignant, fibrous histiocytoma of bone occurring in association with a Hansen Street intramedullary nail occurred in a 39-year- old man. The physical and chemical characteristics of materials, in relation to the generation of secondary neoplasia are reviewed, but the problem of coincidence is difficult to exclude.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)251-254
Number of pages4
JournalClinical orthopaedics and related research
Issue number267
StatePublished - 1991
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine


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