Recurrence of GCT lower end Femur Vinod Naneria Girish Yeotikar Vinay Tantuway Department Of Orthopaedics Choithram Hospital & Research Centre, Indore, India
A case of Recurrence of GCT• 30 years old Female.• Pain & swelling lower femur & knee 6 months.• Open biopsy – GCT – June 2010• Curettage + Bone graft + Calcium sulphate.• Recurrence in Oct.2010• Serial x-rays and operative and clinical photos
Follow up• No pain.• Walking without support.• Using knee brace.• Knee ROM 0 to 10.
Points for discussions• Is this a correct option for a low socio- economical patient?• What could have been best option of Rx?• Rotation-plasty?• Amputation?• Radiation after surgery?
Future?• If recurrence : – Repeat cementing? – Radiation? – Amputation? – Custom made TKR• Reconstruction of medial femoral condyle using patella, & or allograft – a technical possibility?
Video on 14th July, 2011Date of surgery 3rd March,2011
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