Giant cell tumor distal end radius: resection and reconstruction using proximal fibular graft

Authors

  • Rahul Bharadwaj Department of Orthopedics, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Government Medical College, Kangra, Himachal Pradesh, India
  • Vipin Sharma Department of Orthopedics, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Government Medical College, Kangra, Himachal Pradesh, India
  • Narinder Singh Department of Orthopedics, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Government Medical College, Kangra, Himachal Pradesh, India
  • Narinder Singh Department of Orthopedics, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Government Medical College, Kangra, Himachal Pradesh, India

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.18203/issn.2455-4510.IntJResOrthop20210639

Keywords:

Giant cell tumor, Fibular graft, Resection

Abstract

Giant cell tumour forms 4% of all primary tumors. GCT distal radius is very rare. Current study presents a case of a 27 year female who was managed by wide excision and reconstruction with ipsilateral fibula. At one year follow up, patient had excellent range of motion at wrist joint and hand.

Author Biographies

Rahul Bharadwaj, Department of Orthopedics, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Government Medical College, Kangra, Himachal Pradesh, India

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Vipin Sharma, Department of Orthopedics, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Government Medical College, Kangra, Himachal Pradesh, India

Department of Orthopedics

Dr RPGMC,Tanda,Kangra,HP

Narinder Singh, Department of Orthopedics, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Government Medical College, Kangra, Himachal Pradesh, India

NA

Narinder Singh, Department of Orthopedics, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Government Medical College, Kangra, Himachal Pradesh, India

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Published

2021-02-23

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