J Am Acad Orthop Surg Glob Res Rev 2021 12 9;4(12). Epub 2021 Dec 9.
From the Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ (Mr. Chandra); Department of Surgical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA (Mr. Chandra and Dr. Abraham); Rothman Orthopaedic Institute, Philadelphia, PA (Mr. Chandra, Ms. Agarwal, Ms. Donahue and Dr. Abraham); Drexel University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA (Ms. Agarwal); Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Facility, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA (Dr. Handorf) and the Sarcoma Center of Excellence, Capital Health Medical Center, Pennington, NJ (Dr. Abraham).
Background: Whether arthroscopic or open surgical management for diffuse-type tenosynovial giant cell tumor (D-TGCT) of the knee is associated with a lower rate of recurrence is unknown.
Methods: PubMed, Scopus, Web of Science, Cochrane, and EMBASE were searched on December 3, 2020. Retrospective studies that reported on recurrence rates for arthroscopic versus open management of D-TGCT were included. Read More