Radiol Imaging Cancer 2021 May;3(3):e200137
From the Department of Interventional Radiology, Gustave Roussy-Cancer Center, 114 Rue Edouard Vaillant, 94805 Villejuif, France (J.A., L.T., C.R., S.Y., A.D., A.N., M.A.A., J.C.B., T.d.B., F.D.); Laboratory of Translational Research in Immunology (LRTI), INSERM U1015, Villejuif France (L.T.); and University Paris-Sud Le Kremlin Bicêtre, France (L.T., T.d.B., F.D.).
Purpose To evaluate the efficacy, durability, and safety of percutaneous fixation by internal cemented screw (FICS) for prophylactic consolidation of impending pathologic fractures of the pelvic ring. Materials and Methods In this single-institute retrospective study, patients with large, minimally symptomatic to asymptomatic osteolytic tumors of the pelvic ring that were treated with percutaneous cone-beam CT-guided FICS procedures were included (January 2014 to May 2019). Follow-up cross-section imaging and clinical reports were reviewed for procedural complications and assessment of the long-term consolidation efficacy on the basis of the development of pathologic fracture or need for additional surgical intervention. Read More