BMC Surg 2017 Aug 23;17(1):92. Epub 2017 Aug 23.
Orthopedic Oncology Department of the Podkarpacki Oncology Hospital, Bielawskiego 18, 36-200, Brzozów, Poland.
Background: In nearly 30% of patients with myeloma, pathological fractures are found to occur in the spine. If the patients are not treated promptly and satisfactorily, the quality of their lives diminishes. Currently, the standard treatment for metastatic lesions of the spine is radiotherapy, but surgical intervention is becoming more frequent. Read More