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Update of osteosarcoma in Ramathibodi, Thailand

  • Vorachai Sirikulchayanonta
  • Lucksana Pochanugool
  • Thanya Subhadrabandhu
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Part of the Cancer Treatment and Research book series (CTAR, volume 62)

Abstract

Osteosarcoma is the most common primary malignant bone tumor in Thailand [1,2]. The peak age group and skeletal distributions are not different from those of many countries [1,3,4]. Only a minority of cases have been referred to seven tertiary care centers for radio- or chemotherapy throughout the country. Our institute is one of these, and we admit approximately 5–10 referral cases annually.

Keywords

Limb Salvage Primary Malignant Bone Tumor Intraarterial Chemotherapy Ramathibodi Hospital Referral Case 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Vorachai Sirikulchayanonta
    • 1
  • Lucksana Pochanugool
    • 2
  • Thanya Subhadrabandhu
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Pathology, Ramathibodi HospitalMahidol UniversityBangkokThailand
  2. 2.Department of Radiotherapy, Ramathibodi HospitalMahidol UniversityBangkokThailand
  3. 3.Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Ramathibodi HospitalMahidol UniversityBangkokThailand

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